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Child Tax Allowances And Benefits

Volume 31: debated on Friday 12 November 1982

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asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer if he will update to 1981–82 and 1982–83 the figures on child

Value of the child tax allowance/child benefit for a married man on average earnings as a percentage of gross earnings of manual workers
1976–771977–781978–791979–801980–811981–821982–83
One Child
Under 11 years3·03·13·74·03·63·83·9
Between 11–16 years3·33·44·04·03·63·83·9
Over 16 years3·63·64·24·03·63·83·9
Two Children
Under 11 years6·86·67·47·97·37·77·8
Between 11–16 years7·57·28·07·97·37·77·8
Over 16 years8·17·78·47·97·37·77·8
Four Children
Two under 11 years, two 11–16 years15·214·215·415·814·515·315·6