Official Statistics

Benefit claimants with a main disabling condition of drug and alcohol misuse

Number of claimants receiving incapacity benefits with a primary disabling condition of alcohol or drug misuse, from 2007 to 2013.

Detail

Statistics about the number of claimants receiving Employment and Support Allowance, Incapacity Benefit, or Severe Disablement Allowance who have a primary disabling condition of alcohol misuse and drug misuse, and how this has changed over time from 2007 to 2013.