HC Deb 06 March 2002 vol 381 c410W
Chris Grayling

To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions how many people in the Epsom and Ewell constituency receive housing benefit. [23430]

Malcolm Wicks

The available information is in the table.

Housing benefit recipients in August 2001
Epsom and Ewell borough council 1,790
Mole Valley borough council 2,540


1. The data refer to households which may be a family, a couple, or a single person.

2. The figures have been rounded to the nearest 10 cases.

3. Epsom and Ewell parliamentary constituency is covered in part by Epsom and Ewell and Mole Valley local authority areas. Figures are not therefore representative of the constituency area.


Housing Benefit and Council Tax Benefit Management Information System Quarterly 100 per cent. caseload count—August 2001.