Chores resulting in pocket money given to children in the UK 2015

Pocket money payments as a reward for doing chores according to parents in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2015

by Statista Research Department, last edited Dec 7, 2015
Chores resulting in pocket money given to children in the UK 2015 This statistic shows the distribution of chores that resulted in children "earning" pocket money from their parents in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2015. Approximately 35 percent of parents gave pocket money in return for help with tidying up the house. A share of 30 percent of parents said they never give pocket money for doing chores.
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Pocket money payments as a reward for doing chores according to parents in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2015

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Share of parents
Helping to tidy the house35%
No, I do not give pocket money for chores30%
Washing the car29%
Taking out the rubbish27%
Vacuuming25%
Helping to garden25%
Making the bed25%
Setting the table22%
Helping prepare a meal21%
Dusting20%
Walking the dog20%
Washing windows18%
Mowing the lawn17%
Carrying laundry to the washing basket17%
Doing the laundry17%
Picking up toys17%
Preparing after-school snacks10%
Share of parents
Helping to tidy the house35%
No, I do not give pocket money for chores30%
Washing the car29%
Taking out the rubbish27%
Vacuuming25%
Helping to garden25%
Making the bed25%
Setting the table22%
Helping prepare a meal21%
Dusting20%
Walking the dog20%
Washing windows18%
Mowing the lawn17%
Carrying laundry to the washing basket17%
Doing the laundry17%
Picking up toys17%
Preparing after-school snacks10%
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by Statista Research Department, last edited Dec 7, 2015
This statistic shows the distribution of chores that resulted in children "earning" pocket money from their parents in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2015. Approximately 35 percent of parents gave pocket money in return for help with tidying up the house. A share of 30 percent of parents said they never give pocket money for doing chores.
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