§ Ms. Harman
asked the Secretary of State for Social Services what is the average amount received per household in supplementary benefit in the London borough of Southwark in January 1987 and the equivalent dates since 1979.
§ Mr. Lyell
No information is available about the average amount of supplementary benefit received per household in the London borough of Southwark. The following information relates to the average amount of supplementary benefit per claimant in the social security London south region. Some households contain more than one claimant.203W
Average weekly supplementary benefit £ February 1979 14.69 February 1980 16.49 February 1981 20.85 February 1982 27.40 February 1983 124.93 February 1984 1 223.51 February 1985 27.32 February 19863 29.71 1 Reduction due to the introduction of housing benefit. 2 Provisional figure. 3 Latest date for which information is available.
Source: DHSS quarterly statistical enquiries.
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