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

Area201120122013201420152016
North Devon 008C10101010105
Q2 - Above Average2,4252,6102,7152,7602,7902,255
North Devon625660735725715620
Devon5,0055,2955,6155,6705,7054,810
Northern LCP1,1051,1651,2701,2801,2451,080

 

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

Area201120122013201420152016
North Devon 008C1.5%1.5%1.6%1.6%1.6%0.8%
Q2 - Above Average1.4%1.5%1.6%1.6%1.6%1.3%
North Devon1.1%1.2%1.3%1.3%1.3%1.1%
Devon1.1%1.2%1.2%1.2%1.3%1.1%
South West1.0%1.1%1.2%1.2%1.2%1.1%
England1.0%1.1%1.1%1.1%1.1%0.9%
Northern LCP1.2%1.2%1.4%1.4%1.3%1.2%

 

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