Official Statistics

Employment and Support Allowance: statistics on sanctions, August 2012

Data on the conditionality sanctions applied to claimants who were receiving the benefit between 1 June 2011 and 31 May 2012.


Statistical publication

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This statistical release includes data for England, Scotland and Wales.

The key statistic from the latest release is that 11,130 conditionality sanctions were imposed on Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) customers between 1 June 2011 and 31 May 2012.

Coverage: Great Britain

There is more information about these statistics on the main ESA sanctions page.

Published 15 August 2012