Department for Work and Pensions written question – answered on 19th April 2018.
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To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how many people are in receipt of housing benefit in the UK.
Figures on the number of claimants receiving Housing Benefit (HB) in Great Britain are publically available through the DWP Stat-Xplore website:
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