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This response to a Freedom of Information request provides details of the number of individuals who had a Jobseekers Allowance sanction applied in Great Britain in each of the last 5 financial years and what percentage this figure represents of the total number of individuals claiming JSA. The information covers April 2007 to March 2012.
DWP publishes a range of statistics on topics including its employment programmes, benefits, pensions and household income. For more information see ‘Statistics at DWP’.