§ Mr. Chope:
To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions how many people in the Christchurch constituency are in receipt of Pension Credit. 
§ Malcolm Wicks:
As at 17 October 2003, the number of pensioner households receiving Pension Credit in Christchurch constituency was 2,685.
- Figures have been rounded to the nearest five.
- Figures are based on 100 per cent. Generalised Matching Service (CMS) data.
- Parliamentary constituencies are assigned by matching postcodes against the relevant ONS postcode directory.
IAD Information Centre, 100 per cent. sample.