Official Statistics

Employment and Support Allowance: statistics on reassessments of incapacity benefits by duration of claim

A further breakdown of data published about the outcomes of incapacity benefits assessments on 15 March 2012.


Employment and Support Allowance – Incapacity Benefits Reassessments: Outcomes of Work Capability Assessments by duration of claim

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On 15 March 2012 we published information on the outcomes of incapacity benefits reassessments at a national level for the first time. The report published in March presents information on the reassessment of incapacity benefits claimants for ESA in Great Britain, for claims that were referred for reassessment before the end of July 2011.

This publication gives further detail on the claims included in the publication mentioned above by breaking down the outcomes by the length of the previous incapacity benefits claim.