Select Committee on Social Security Report


ANNEX 7

Child benefit as a proportion of average earnings and incomes:

YearFamilies with one child
Families with two children
Families with three children
EarningsIncome EarningsIncomeEarnings Income
Per centPer cent Per centPer centPer cent Per cent
19794.54.2 9.08.313.5 12.5
19804.3* 8.7*13.0 *
19814.24.1 8.58.312.7 12.4
19824.3* 8.6*12.9 *
19834.4* 8.8*13.2 *
19844.3* 8.6*12.9 *
19854.1* 8.2*12.3 *
19863.8* 7.7*11.5 *
19873.63.5 7.37.010.9 10.6
1988-893.23.0 6.35.99.5 8.9
1990-912.82.7 5.55.18.1 7.6
1991-923.02.9 5.65.48.1 7.8
1992-933.23.1 5.75.78.3 8.2
1993-943.13.0 5.75.58.2 7.9
1994-953.12.9 5.75.28.2 7.7




 
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