Scottish Welfare Fund Statistics

Publications and Reference tables

Title of Publication/Reference Tables

Date Published

Links

Scottish Welfare Fund Statistics: 2013-14

Revised 18 July 2014

Chart 12 and Chart 13 have been re-drawn following an error in their creation. None of the underlying data is affected.

 

15 July 2014

Publication (Word and PDF formats)

Excel Tables

Scottish Welfare Fund Statistics: 1 April to 31 December 2013

Revised at 15 April 2014 at 10:10

The year in the column heading for six tables has been corrected. (See Tables 1 to 3 and Tables 18 to 20). The year was showing as 2014 but it has been corrected to 2013.

15 April 2014

Publication (Word and PDF formats)

Excel Tables

Scottish Welfare Fund Statistics: 1 April to 30 September 2013

11 February 2014

Publication (Word and PDF formats)

Excel Tables

 

Forthcoming Publications

The following publication dates have been pre-annouced as follows:

Title of Publication

Date Publishing

Scottish Welfare Fund Statistics: 1 April to 30 June 2014

To be published at 09:30am on Tuesday 21 October 2014

All forthcoming Scottish Goverment Statistical Publications are annouced at:

http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Publications/2005/03/18798

 

Equality Impact Assessments (EQIA)

Title of EQIA

Results

SCOTTISH WELFARE FUND: Introduction of the Welfare Funds (Scotland) Bill – June 2014

Full EQIA

Summary

 

 

Ad hoc Statistical Analysis

The following publication dates have been pre-annouced as follows:

Analysis

Results

Question S4W-19889: Jackie Baillie, Dumbarton, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/02/2014
 
To ask the Scottish Government how many people receiving grants from the Scottish Welfare Fund are repeat applicants.

Answer available on the Scottish Parliament website

Question S4W-19888: Jackie Baillie, Dumbarton, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/02/2014

To ask the Scottish Government what proportion of people that had a grant application for the Scottish Welfare Fund rejected was referred to other agencies for assistance.

Answer available on the Scottish Parliament website

Question S4W-19887: Jackie Baillie, Dumbarton, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/02/2014

To ask the Scottish Government what proportion of people receiving grants from the Scottish Welfare Fund was referred to other agencies for assistance.

Answer available on the Scottish Parliament website

Question S4W-19886: Jackie Baillie, Dumbarton, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 21/02/2014

To ask the Scottish Government what proportion of the Scottish Welfare Fund has been paid out (a) in cash and (b) as goods and what the value was of the goods.

Answer available on the Scottish Parliament website

Question S4W-20605: Jackie Baillie, Dumbarton, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 03/04/2014
 
To ask the Scottish Government how many applications have been made to the Scottish Welfare Fund by (a) men and (b) women, and how many of these were successful.

Answer available on the Scottish Parliament website

Question S4W-21036: Jackie Baillie, Dumbarton, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/05/2014
 
To ask the Scottish Government how much has been distributed by the Scottish Welfare Fund, broken down by local authority area.

Answer available on the Scottish Parliament website

Question S4W-21037: Jackie Baillie, Dumbarton, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/05/2014
 
To ask the Scottish Government how many applications to the Scottish Welfare Fund have been (a) approved and (b) rejected, broken down by (i) gender of the applicant and (ii) local authority area.

Answer available on the Scottish Parliament website

Question S4W-21039: Jackie Baillie, Dumbarton, Scottish Labour, Date Lodged: 06/05/2014
 
To ask the Scottish Government how many applications to the Scottish Welfare Fund there have been because of benefit sanctions and how many have been (a) approved and (b) rejected.

Answer available on the Scottish Parliament website