National Statistics

DWP benefits statistics: February 2020

Statistics on DWP-administered benefits.


DWP benefits statistical summary, February 2020

Bereavement Support Payment statistics, April 2017 to September 2019

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National Statistics release of the main DWP-administered benefits via Stat-Xplore or supplementary tables where appropriate.

This statistical summary document is published on a 6-monthly basis in February and August each year. It contains a high level summary of the latest National Statistics on Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) benefits.

Data on benefits is also released quarterly through:

Bereavement Support Payment

The Bereavement Support Payment statistics published on this page are for April 2017 to September 2019.

During the quality assurance of Bereavement Support Payment (BSP) experimental official statistics, DWP statisticians have identified an issue with claims in payment figures and these data tables have been removed, but Table 1 showing claims received is still available. Further information can be found on the DWP benefits statistics collection page and in the “Welfare and Benefits” community on StatsUserNet Email if you have any comments or questions.

More information

Find further information about the statistics, including details on changes and revisions, in the background and methodology documents.

Published 18 February 2020