HMRC do not produce statistics separately for child tax credit and working tax credit, however estimates of the number of families with tax credits in 2005-06 in each local authority, based on final family circumstances and incomes, are published in “Child and Working Tax Credits. Finalised Awards 2005-06 Geographical Analysis”. This publication is available on the HMRC website at:
The information on the number of out-of-work families includes those who are receiving child support through income support and jobseeker’s allowance.
The same information for 2006-07 is due to be published on 20 May 2008.