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Personal Independence Payment statistics release strategy

How DWP manages the release of Personal Independence Payment (PIP) statistics.

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Personal Independence Payment statistics release strategy

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This document explains how DWP manages the release of PIP statistics. It provides details on the areas covered, data sources and a timetable of publication.

Published 1 April 2013
Last updated 13 September 2017 + show all updates
  1. Published revised release strategy, with an updated list of metrics for the Personal Independence Payment statistics. The revised version is dated September 2017.
  2. Published revised release strategy, new version is dated December 2016.
  3. Published revised release strategy, new version is dated September 2016.
  4. Published revised strategy PDF giving information on what's currently published and future publications.
  5. Published revised strategy PDF giving information on what's currently published and future publications.
  6. Updated future release date in PDF document.
  7. Updated PDF added with information on future releases.
  8. Published updated version of the PIP statistics release strategy announcing that PIP statistics on reconsideration registration and clearance volumes, and clearance volumes by sub-type for the first time. Also included dates of the next PIP statistics releases, updated coverage of PIP statistics and future releases.
  9. Published updated version of the Personal Independence Payment statistics release strategy announcing that PIP statistics released on 18 March 2015 contain average clearance times and outstanding times for the first time. Also included dates of the next PIP statistics releases.
  10. Updated with references to the ad hoc statistics published on 28 January 2015 supporting the discussion and sharing of data at the Work and Pensions Select Committee.
  11. Announced the next PIP statistics publication date, that the next release will include more detailed statistics on medical conditions and the intention to publish PIP claim clearance time statistics from March 2015.
  12. Updated to include the date for the release of the first set of PIP official statistics and confirm the range of statistics that we will publish.
  13. PDF updated with latest information on the release strategy in relation to the release of ad-hoc statistics on 11 February 2014
  14. Document updated with more information about the proposed timetable.
  15. First published.