Official Statistics

Housing Benefit caseload statistics

Statistics on numbers of Housing Benefit claimants.

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These summary tables show the number of Housing Benefit claimants and average weekly spare room subsidy amount withdrawal by:

  • region and local authority
  • region and local authority by tenure and passported status
  • region and local authority by spare room subsidy
  • by tenure
  • average weekly award by tenure
  • passported status
  • average weekly award by passported status
  • average weekly award by age group
  • age group and family type
  • average weekly award by age group and family type

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