Dataset

Incapacity Benefit and Severe Disablement Allowance (IBSDA)

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Persons unable to work due to illness or disability. Incapacity Benefit (IB) claimants are people who are assessed as being incapable of work and who meet the appropriate contribution conditions. The dataset also includes Severe Disablement Allowance (SDA) claimants. SDA has not been available to new claimants since April 2001, and has been incorporated into the IB dataset statistics

Source: Department for Work and Pensions (DWP)

Publisher: Neighbourhood Statistics

Geographies: Lower Layer Super Output Area (LSOA), Middle Layer Super Output Area (MSOA), Ward, Local Authority District (LAD), County/Unitary Authority, Government Office Region (GOR), National

Geographic coverage: Great Britain

Time coverage: 1999 to 2009

Type of data: Administrative data

Notes: Incapacity Benefit replaced Sickness and Invalidity Benefits from 13 April 1995. It is paid to people who are assessed as being incapable of work and who meet the appropriate contribution conditions.

Update frequency: Quarterly
Import source: DATA4NR-data4nr-export-13-01-2010.csv
External reference: DATA4NR-72
National statistic: no
Geographic coverage: 000000:
Update frequency: Quarterly
Temporal coverage from: 1999
Precision: Presented alongside Severe Disablement Allowance Claimants from 2003 onwards.
Source: Department for Work and Pensions (DWP)
Department: Department for Work and Pensions
Temporal coverage to: 2009