Dataset

Pension Credit: Claimant flows

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Claimants who either a) were claiming Pension Credit(stocks) on the count date, b) ended a claim (off-flows) during the previous accounting month or c) started a new claim (on-flows) during the previous accounting month.

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: 1999 to 2009

Type of data: Administrative data

Notes: Pension Credit, introduced on 6 October 2003, is an entitlement for people aged 60 and over living in Great Britain.It is not necessary to have paid National Insurance contributions to be eligible.The guarantee credit provides financial help for people aged 60 or over whose income is below a certain level set by the law.The level that applies depends on your circumstances, this is the standard, minimum guarantee.The awarded amount will depend on other sources of income, such as other pensions and savings.Extra amounts will be added to the standard minimum guarantee for those who have relevant housing costs, severe disabilities, orcaring responsibilities.

Update frequency: Quarterly
Import source: DATA4NR-data4nr-export-13-01-2010.csv
External reference: DATA4NR-1102
National statistic: no
Geographic coverage: 000000:
Update frequency: Quarterly
Temporal coverage from: 1999
Source: Department for Work and Pensions (DWP)
Department: Department for Work and Pensions
Temporal coverage to: 2009