### A family has one or more people who qualify as financially dependant children

Family Scheme Boolean Month Family Formula Included used 1 time
**Value type**
Boolean
.
**Default value**
false
**Entity**
family

### How is this calculated?

To calculate this variable, the following input is used

- Boolean income_tax__dependent_child Determines if a Person is classified as financially dependant
- Int age The age of a Person (in years)
- Date date_of_birth Birth date

### Where is this used?

This variable is referred to by these other variables in their own calculations

- Boolean family_scheme__qualifies_as_principal_carer Is the person the principal caregiver and do they have dependent children

### Formulas

This is the formula used to calculate the value of family_scheme__has_dependent_children

### 0001-01-01

This formula is used for scenarios from the date 0001-01-01 onwards. More info on formulas

def formula(families, period, parameters): return families.max(families.members('income_tax__dependent_child', period))