HC Deb 14 February 1995 vol 254 c603W
Mr. Frank Field

To ask the Secretary of State for Social Security how many male claimants of invalidity benefit have had working wives in each of the last 10 years.

Mr. Hague

The information is not available in the form requested. The available information is in the table.

Percentage of all invalidity benefit recipients who are male with working wives
Years Percentage
1987–89 19
1990–92 20


1. Percentages rounded to the nearest whole percentage point.


Family Expenditure Survey.