Children: Poverty

Department for Work and Pensions written question – answered on 23rd June 2015.

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Photo of David Winnick David Winnick Labour, Walsall North

To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what assessment he has made of the number of children in the borough of Walsall living in poverty in (a) households including a person who is in employment and (b) other households.

Photo of Priti Patel Priti Patel Minister of State (Department for Work and Pensions)

The Government does not produce child poverty statistics at a local authority level.

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