Official Statistics

Income Support Lone Parent Regime statistics: August 2012

Figures on lone parent work-focused interviews (WFIs) and programme sanctions from April 2004 to March 2012.



The key points from this release are:

  • 1,015,000 WFIs were conducted with income support lone parents (ISLPs)
  • 62,000 sanctions were imposed on ISLP customers
  • these sanctions were imposed upon 56,200 individual claims, which represents 6.4% of the ISLP client base in that 12-month period

Coverage: Great Britain