About this dataset

The percentage of households in the UK who receive more in benefits (both cash benefits and benefits in kind) than they pay in taxes (both direct and indirect), from 1977 to 2012/13.

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2012 to 2013

Contact details for this Dataset

Dominic Webber / Nathan Thomas
hie@ons.gov.uk
Telephone: +44 (0) 1633 456246