Dashboard Child Benefit transactions

This dashboard shows information about how the Child Benefit transactions service is currently performing.

Transactions per year

5.32m

Apr 2015 to Mar 2016

+0.50% Jan to Dec 2015

Total cost

£43.5m

Apr 2015 to Mar 2016

+2.38% Jan to Dec 2015

Cost per transaction

£8.17

Apr 2015 to Mar 2016

+1.87% Jan to Dec 2015

Transactions per quarter

Total number of transactions each quarter

Jan to Mar 20161.22m

Dates Click to sort Number of applications Click to sort
1 October to 31 December 2014 1.17m
1 January to 31 March 2015 1.20m
1 April to 30 June 2015 1.36m
1 July to 30 September 2015 1.53m
1 October to 31 December 2015 1.21m
1 January to 31 March 2016 1.22m

Digital take-up

Digital take-up rates each quarter

Jan to Mar 20166.8%

Dates Click to sort Percentage digital take-up Click to sort
1 October to 31 December 2014 8.4%
1 January to 31 March 2015 8%
1 April to 30 June 2015 8.4%
1 July to 30 September 2015 10.4%
1 October to 31 December 2015 9.1%
1 January to 31 March 2016 6.8%

Data for initial claims and changes to circumstances to help parents or guardians with the cost of raising a child.

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