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Income Support lone parent regime: May 2014

Statistics on Income Support lone parent regime (ISLP) with figures on lone parent work-focused interviews and ISLP sanctions to December 2013.

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Statistics on Income Support lone parent regime (ISLP) with figures on lone parent Work Focused Interviews and ISLP sanctions to December 2013

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Detail

These are the official statistics relating to the Income Support lone parent (ISLP) regime. They contains figures on lone parent work-focused interviews (WFIs) and ISLP sanctions up to December 2013.

Main findings

In the year up to and including December 2013, 597,000 WFIs were conducted with ISLPs.

In the year up to and including December 2013, 43,800 sanctions were imposed on ISLP customers. These sanctions were imposed upon 40,400 individual claims. This represents 5.6% of the ISLP client base in that 12 month period.