§ Mr. Hannam
To ask the Secretary of State for Social Security how many people there are in receipt of(a) mobility allowance, (b) attendance allowance, lower and higher rates, (c) war pensioners' mobility supplement, (d) invalid care allowance and (e) severe disablement allowance as at the latest available date.
§ Mr. Scott
The information requested is in the table. 533W
Benefit Numbers of recipients Mobility allowance 1554,000 Attendance allowance Lower rate 2382,000 Higher rate 2259,000 War pensioners' mobility supplement 314,500 Invalid care allowance 4108,000 Severe disablement allowance 2260,000 1 At 2 December 1988. 2 At 4 April 1987. 3 At 30 September 1988. 4 At 28 November 1988.