British parents: decisions regarding frequency of pocket money 2016, by age of child

This statistic presents decisions taken by parents when it came to the frequency of giving out pocket money to children in the household in Great Britain as of January 2016, depending on age of kids. Over all age groups, the largest share of children received pocket money every week. In the age group from 15 to 18 the group of children who got monthly pocket money doubled in relative terms.
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Frequency of giving pocket money to children in Great Britain as of 2016, by child's age
Once a week64%64%49%
Once a month13%16%30%
When they ask for it7%10%14%
Topping up via prepaid debit card2%2%3%
They do not receive pocket money regularly12%5%3%
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