Dataset

Carers Allowance (CA)

Added By Infochimps

Carers Allowance (CA) is a non-contributory benefit for men and women: who look after a severely disabled person for at least 35 hours a week, who are not gainfully employed (i.e. not earning more than ?79 per week after certain deductions) and who are not in full-time education

Source: Department for Work and Pensions (DWP)

Publisher: Department for Work and Pensions (DWP)

Geographies: Local Authority District (LAD), County/Unitary Authority, Government Office Region (GOR), National

Geographic coverage: Great Britain

Time coverage: 2003 to 2009

Type of data: Administrative data

Notes: The severely disabled person must be getting either the highest or middle rate of DLA care component, or AA or Constant Attendance Allowance paid at the normal maximum rate or above under the War Pensions or Industrial Injuries Scheme. Someone who gets CA can have extra money added on for their dependants. The statistics for all tables are based on a 100% extract from the CA computer system. All figures have been rounded to the nearest five

Update frequency: Quarterly
Import source: DATA4NR-data4nr-export-13-01-2010.csv
External reference: DATA4NR-554
National statistic: no
Geographic coverage: 000000:
Update frequency: Quarterly
Temporal coverage from: 2003
Precision: #The statistics for all tables are based on a 100% extract from the CA computer system.#All figures have been rounded to the nearest five. Figures ofless than 500 are subject to a high degree of sampling error and should only be used as a guide.#People not eligible before their 65th birthday not counted before October 2002.
Source: Department for Work and Pensions (DWP)
Department: Department for Work and Pensions
Temporal coverage to: 2009