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Universal Credit Scotland dashboard 2021

Published: 29 Jan 2021
Last updated: 1 Mar 2021 - see all updates

Official statistics on people receiving, claiming, and starting on Universal Credit in Scotland.

Published:
29 Jan 2021
Universal Credit Scotland dashboard 2021

This dashboard summarises the most recent official statistics as of December 2020 on people receiving Universal Credit in Scotland, taken directly from the Department of Work and Pension’s collection of Universal Credit Statistics.

Statistics are also provided on unemployment benefits and the Benefit Cap across Scotland.

Headline figures are broken down by a variety of characteristics, including the age, gender, location and family structure of claimants.

First published: 29 Jan 2021 Last updated: 1 Mar 2021 -