New research on the impact of welfare reform across Britain

New research by Sheffield Hallam University documents for the first time the impact of the welfare reforms on local areas across the whole of Britain.

The research, which is covered extensively in the Financial Times (Thursday April 11 and 12) provides comprehensive figures for each of Britain’s 379 local authority districts. An interactive map is also available on, whereby people can see how welfare reforms will impact them, area by area.

The report is available to download here: