Policy statement on the revision of DWP statistics

Policy on revising DWP statistics and informing users about revisions.



The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) complies with the UK Statistics Authority Code of Practice for Statistics.

We’ve published this policy in accordance with T3.9 of the Code of Practice.

It explains our policy on:

  • revising statistics
  • informing users when we make revisions to statistics

There is more about our statistics on the Statistics at DWP page.

Published 14 July 2010
Last updated 21 December 2018 + show all updates
  1. Published a revised version of the policy statement.
  2. First published.