Attendance Allowance: Na-h-Eileanan an Iar

Work and Pensions written question – answered on 8th April 2010.

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Photo of Angus MacNeil Angus MacNeil Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Scotland), Shadow Spokesperson (Culture, Media and Sport), Shadow Spokesperson (Environment, Food and Rural Affairs)

To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions how many people in Na-h-Eileanan an Iar constituency received attendance allowance in (a) 2009-10, (b) 2008-09 and (c) 2007-08.

Photo of Jonathan R Shaw Jonathan R Shaw Minister of State (Disabled People), Regional Affairs, Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Disabled People), Department for Work and Pensions

The available information is in the table:

Attendance a llowance - cases in payment in Na-h-Eileanan an I ar parliamentary constituency
Quarter ending Number
February 2007 880
May 2007 900
August 2007 930
November 2007 940
February 2008 960
May 2008 980
August 2008 1,030
November 2008 1,090
February 2009 1,090
May 2009 1,110
August 2009 1,150
Notes:

1. Caseload figures are rounded to the nearest 10.

2. Cases in payment show the number of people in receipt of an allowance, and exclude people with entitlement where the payment has been suspended.

Source:

DWP Information Directorate Work and Pensions Longitudinal Study

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