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Incapacity Benefit: Hyndburn

Volume 479: debated on Thursday 17 July 2008

To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions what percentage of the working population of Hyndburn constituency received incapacity benefit in the latest period for which figures are available. (218290)

At November 2007, 10.9 per cent. of the working age population of the Hyndburn parliamentary constituency were in receipt of incapacity benefit or severe disablement allowance.

Source:

DWP Information Directorate 100 per cent. WPLS and ONS experimental small area population estimates (2005)