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Children: Maintenance

Question for Department for Work and Pensions

UIN 2863, tabled on 17 June 2015

To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, in what proportion of and how many live Child Support Agency cases there were on maintenance arrears where the non-resident parent is self-employed.

Answered on

24 June 2015

The non-resident parent is self employed in 7.5% (91,400) of live cases with arrears.


1. Employment information is unavailable for cases managed off system and for some arrears only cases.

2. Figure rounded to the nearest 100.