Official Statistics

Income Support Lone Parent Regime statistics: August 2011

Figures on lone parent work-focused interviews (WFIs) and programme sanctions from April 2004 to March 2011.



Key points from this release area:

  • 1,292,000 WFIs were conducted with income support lone parents (ISLPs)
  • 76,400 sanctions were imposed on ISLP customers
  • these sanctions were imposed on 68,700 individual claims, which represents 7.0% of the ISLP client base in that 12-month period

Coverage: Great Britain