|Appears in Collections:||Faculty of Health Sciences and Sport Working Papers|
|Title:||Population estimates of alcohol misusers who access DWP benefits|
|Citation:||Hay G & Bauld L (2010) Population estimates of alcohol misusers who access DWP benefits. Department for Work and Pensions Working Paper, 94. http://research.dwp.gov.uk/asd/asd5/WP94.pdf|
|Publisher:||Department for Work and Pensions, UK|
|Series/Report no.:||Department for Work and Pensions Working Paper, 94|
|Abstract:||This study aimed to estimate the number of people who are accessing Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) benefits and who have a problematic relationship with alcohol. It follows a similar study, also commissioned by DWP, which estimated the number of Problem Drug Users (PDUs) who access DWP benefits. This study combines the most accurate, relevant and up-to-date data on the number of dependent drinkers with a score of 20 or more in the Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test (AUDIT)1, derived from survey data2, with benefit uptake data to produce estimates for 2008.|
|Rights:||Use in this Repository permitted under the Open Government Licence: http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/doc/open-government-licence/open-government-licence.htm|
|Affiliation:||University of Glasgow|
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