Calculation of the monthly family quotient

Earned income / (Family divisor X number of working months)

All the earned income of those people making up the household during the reference period is totalled.

The household composition is used to determine the family divisor:

couple without child and single head of the householddivider value2.4
single without dependent childdivider value1.5
for each dependent childadding to the divider0.8