Table 1

Components of Indices of Multiple Deprivation income and employment domains

England 2015Northern Ireland 2010Scotland 2012Wales 2014
Income (weighting)(22.5%)(25%)(28%)(23.5%)
 Income support
 Pension credit
 Jobseeker's allowance
 Tax credits
 Housing benefit
 Asylum seekers support
 Income-based ESA
Employment (weighting)(22.5%)(25%)(28%)(23.5%)
 Unemployment-related benefits
 ESA
 Incapacity benefit
 Severe disablement Allowance
 Carer's allowance
 New deal participants
  • ESA, Employment and Support Allowance.