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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

Area201120122013201420152016
Holsworthy120130145145145130
Q2 - Above Average2,4252,6102,7152,7602,7902,255
Torridge480505535555530460
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
Holsworthy1.3%1.4%1.5%1.5%1.5%1.4%
Q2 - Above Average1.4%1.5%1.6%1.6%1.6%1.3%
Torridge1.3%1.3%1.4%1.5%1.4%1.2%
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