The statistics available below are based on the Single Housing Benefit Extract (SHBE) data source.
SHBE is a monthly electronic scan of claimant level data direct from Local Authority computer systems. It has been designed to provide sufficient information for all current and future statistical proposes and is now the single source of Housing Benefit and Council Tax Benefit data.
Contacts and more information
There are contact details and more information on the main DWP statistics page.