Select Committee on Social Security Minutes of Evidence


TABLE 2.1

NATIONAL INSURANCE FUND BENEFITS: PERCENTAGE SHARES OF FINANCING
1949-501959-60 1969-701979-80 1984-85
Employers32.238.2 43.147.144.0
Employees and other contributors38.8 38.339.231.2 42.2
Taxation etc23.517.5 14.917.611.5
Transfers from NI Reserve Fund*3.3 4.01.6-
Investment and other income2.1 2.11.24.1 2.2

Source: Reform of Social Security, vol III, June 1985, Cmnd 9519
(Figures may not exactly add up to 100 per cent due to rounding)
*NI Reserve Fund merged with main NI Fund in 1975


 
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