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Disabled working age benefit claimants

The number of people claiming Department of Work and Pensions (DWP)
benefits as a percentage of the total working-age (16 to 64) population.

 

Number of people receiving benefits who are in the disabled client group

Area 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Exeter 006A 5 0 5 5 10 5
Q3 - Average 2,236 2,454 2,596 2,608 2,578 2,258
Exeter 910 935 1,015 965 1,020 875
Devon 5,005 5,295 5,615 5,670 5,705 4,810
Eastern LCP 2,340 2,535 2,640 2,610 2,650 2,260

 

Percentage of people receiving benefits who are in the disabled client group

Area 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Exeter 006A 0.4% 0% 0.4% 0.4% 0.8% 0.4%
Q3 - Average 1.1% 1.2% 1.3% 1.3% 1.3% 1.1%
Exeter 1.1% 1.1% 1.2% 1.1% 1.2% 1.0%
Devon 1.1% 1.2% 1.2% 1.2% 1.3% 1.1%
South West 1.0% 1.1% 1.2% 1.2% 1.2% 1.1%
England 1.0% 1.1% 1.1% 1.1% 1.1% 0.9%
Eastern LCP 1.0% 1.1% 1.2% 1.1% 1.2% 1.0%

 

Percentage trend of people receiving benefits who are in the disabled client group

 

Percentage of people receiving benefits who are in the disabled client group