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Child Support Agency statistics

Statistics on the Child Support Agency's 1993 and 2003 statutory child maintenance schemes and CSA case closures.

The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) is responsible for the child maintenance system in Great Britain. It funds information and support for separating parents and runs the statutory child maintenance schemes, currently operated through the Child Support Agency (CSA) and the Child Maintenance Service (CMS).

There is contact information and more about DWP statistics on the Statistics at DWP page.

Latest case closure statistics

Quarterly experimental statistics on the progress of CSA case closures.

Latest quarterly summary statistics

This publication covers the 1993 and 2003 statutory child maintenance schemes.

Background information and methodology

Quarterly summary statistics: policies and methodology

We’ve published details of our policies and methodology related to the CSA QSS for pre-December 2013 and post December 2013 separately below.

In December 2013 some of the methodologies used to produce the CSA QSS changed.

Quarterly summary statistics: consultations

Previous case closure statistics

Previous quarterly summary statistics

  1. Child Support Agency quarterly summary of statistics: June 2017

    • National Statistics
  2. Child Support Agency quarterly summary of statistics: March 2017

    • National Statistics
  3. Child Support Agency quarterly summary of statistics: December 2016

    • National Statistics
  4. Child Support Agency quarterly summary of statistics: September 2016

    • National Statistics
  5. Child Support Agency quarterly summary of statistics: June 2016

    • National Statistics
  6. Child Support Agency quarterly summary of statistics: March 2016

    • National Statistics
  7. Child Support Agency quarterly summary of statistics: December 2015

    • National Statistics
  8. Child Support Agency quarterly summary of statistics: September 2015

    • National Statistics
  9. Child Support Agency quarterly summary of statistics: June 2015

    • National Statistics
  10. Child Support Agency quarterly summary of statistics: March 2015

    • National Statistics
  11. Child Support Agency quarterly summary of statistics: December 2014

    • National Statistics
  12. Child Support Agency quarterly summary statistics: September 2014

    • National Statistics
  13. Child Support Agency quarterly summary statistics: June 2014

    • National Statistics
  14. Child Support Agency quarterly summary statistics: March 2014

    • National Statistics
  15. Child Support Agency quarterly summary statistics: December 2013

    • National Statistics
  16. Child Support Agency quarterly summary statistics: September 2013

    • National Statistics
  17. Child Support Agency quarterly summary statistics: June 2013

    • National Statistics
  18. Child Support Agency quarterly summary statistics: March 2013

    • National Statistics
  19. Child Support Agency quarterly summary statistics: December 2012

    • National Statistics
  20. Child Support Agency quarterly summary statistics: September 2012

    • National Statistics
  21. Child Support Agency quarterly summary statistics: June 2012

    • National Statistics
  22. Child Support Agency quarterly summary statistics: March 2012

    • National Statistics
  23. Child Support Agency quarterly summary statistics: December 2011

    • National Statistics

2012 child maintenance scheme statistics

Experimental Statistics on the 2012 scheme are published separately.

The publication below provides details on the strategy for the publication of information about the 2012 scheme.

Published 28 August 2013
Last updated 6 December 2017 + full page history
  1. Added 'Child Support Agency case closure experimental statistics: data for June 2014 to September 2017'.
  2. Added 'Child Support Agency quarterly summary of statistics: September 2017'.
  3. Added a note about proposed changes to the CSA quarterly summary of statistics.
  4. Added latest Child Support Agency case closures statistics: June 2014 to June 2017.
  5. Added CSA case closure statistics (data to June 2017).
  6. Added CSA case closure statistics (data to March 2017).
  7. Added 'Child Support Agency quarterly summary of statistics: March 2017'.
  8. Published CSA case closure statistics (data to December 2016).
  9. Added 'Child Support Agency quarterly summary of statistics: December 2016'.
  10. Published CSA case closure statistics (data to September 2016).
  11. Published CSA case closure statistics (data to June 2016).
  12. Published 'Child Support Agency quarterly summary of statistics: June 2016' and added link to background information and methodology document.
  13. Published CSA case closure statistics (data to March 2016).
  14. Published 'Child Support Agency quarterly summary of statistics: March 2016'.
  15. Published CSA case closure statistics (data to to December 2015).
  16. Published 'Child Support Agency quarterly summary of statistics: December 2015'.
  17. Published 'Child Support Agency quarterly summary of statistics: September 2015'.
  18. Published latest statistics with data to June 2015.
  19. Published latest statistics with data to March 2015.
  20. Published latest statistics with data to December 2014.
  21. Published latest statistics with data to September 2014.
  22. Published latest statistics with data to June 2014.
  23. Published CSA quarterly summary statistics May 2014, with information to March 2014.
  24. A new version of the quarterly summary of statistics published on 26 Feb 2014 has been replaced due to revisions to the commentary supporting table 18 and to table 21.
  25. CSA quarterly summary statistics February 2014 with information to December 2013 published.
  26. November Quarterly statistics summary published
  27. Details of a November ad hoc statistical release added.
  28. First published.