§ Mr. Alan Howarth
To ask the Secretary of State for Social Security what proportion of employed adults receive(a) family credit and (b) disability working allowance. 
§ Mr. Roger Evans
The proportion of the employed workforce in December 1995 receiving family credit was 3 per cent. A negligible proportion received disability working allowance.
1. Social security statistics 1996.
2. "Labour Market Trends" December 1995.
Proportions have been rounded to the nearest I per cent.