Universal Credit Scotland dashboard 2022

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

The information on these dashboards summarises the most recent official statistics since December 2021 on people receiving Universal Credit in Scotland.

It is taken directly from the Department of Work and Pension’s collection of universal credit statistics.

We have also provided statistics on unemployment benefit 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. 

Universal credit Scotland dashboard 2021


The documents on this page have some accessibility issues. We are working to resolve this.

If you would like an alternative version, please email: socialsecuritystats@gov.scot

Universal Credit Scotland dashboard: January 2022
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