§ Mr. Bayley
As at November 2000 there were 896,000 families with dependent children who had been receiving Income Support for one year or more.
- 1. Dependent children are defined as aged 0–15 years.
- 2. Figure is based on a 5 per cent. sample and is therefore subject to a degree of sampling error.
- 3. Figure is rounded to the nearest thousand.
- 4. Claimants may have more than one dependent child.
Income Support Quarterly Statistical Enquiry, November 2000