Dataset

Income Support (IS)

Added By Infochimps

Income Support (IS) Claimants – people aged over 16 working less than 16 a week and having less money coming in than the law says they need to live on.

Source: Department for Work and Pensions (DWP)

Publisher: Department for Work and Pensions (DWP)

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: Income Support can be paid to a person who# is in Great Britain # is aged 16 or over# is not working 16 hours or more a week # has less money coming in than the law says they need to live on.

Update frequency: Quarterly
Import source: DATA4NR-data4nr-export-13-01-2010.csv
External reference: DATA4NR-370
National statistic: no
Geographic coverage: 000000:
Update frequency: Quarterly
Temporal coverage from: 1999
Precision: #Information for dependents unavailable after 2002. Data includes Income Support Minimum Income Guarantee (ISMIG) for over 60s until August 2003 hence a drop in claimant numbers after this time. #All figures have been rounded to the nearest five, data suppressed where 10 cases or fewer
Source: Department for Work and Pensions (DWP)
Department: Department for Work and Pensions
Temporal coverage to: 2009