Income Support lone parent regime statistics

Statistics on the Income Support lone parent regime (ISLP) including data on lone parent work-focused interviews and ISLP sanctions.

The Income Support lone parent (ISLP) regime concerns work-focused interviews that we conduct with lone parents receiving Income Support and sanctions that we impose on them.

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Data processing issue – resolved

A methodological issue within the database production process had resulted in a marginal undercount of work focused interview volumes from November 2011 onwards. This has been investigated and found to be making no material difference to the reported statistics.