Dashboard Child Benefit transactions

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

Transactions per year

5.43m

July 2015 to June 2016

+2.09% Apr 2015 to Mar 2016

Total cost

£43.5m

July 2015 to June 2016

−0.03% Apr 2015 to Mar 2016

Cost per transaction

£8.00

July 2015 to June 2016

−2.08% Apr 2015 to Mar 2016

Transactions per quarter

Total number of transactions each quarter

Apr to June 20161.47m

Dates Click to sort Number of applications Click to sort
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
1 April to 30 June 2016 1.47m

Digital take-up

Digital take-up rates each quarter

Apr to June 20165.3%

Dates Click to sort Percentage digital take-up Click to sort
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%
1 April to 30 June 2016 5.3%

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

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