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Attendance Allowance

Department for Work and Pensions written question – answered on 29th October 2019.

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Photo of Ian Lavery Ian Lavery Co-National Campaign Coordinator, Shadow Minister (Cabinet Office), Party Chair, Labour Party

To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what proportion of attendance allowance claims have been successful since (a) 2010, (b) 2015 and (c) 2018.

Photo of Guy Opperman Guy Opperman The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Work and Pensions

The information before 2012 is not available. The following information is available for Financial Years 2014/15 and 2017/18:

Attendance Allowance Awards Success Rates for 2014/15 is 86.2%

Attendance Allowance Awards Success Rates for 2017/18 is 84.9%.

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