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Workless households contain adults aged 16 and over who are either unemployed or inactive.
Middlesbrough had the ninth highest percentage of children in workless homes at 32.
The lowest number of workless households was in 2006, two years before the economic downturn hit the UK.
Two employment brokers who will work to find local people from workless households who could benefit from the programme.
Blaenau Gwent had the highest level of children growing up in workless households (30.
3 per cent in Wolverhampton were workless last year, said the Office for National Statistics (ONS).
Furthermore the workless portion of all UK households with at least one person aged 16-64 dropped to 17.
Excluding pensioners, in-work poverty now outstrips workless poverty, while 1.
Office for National Statistics figures released last week indicate that south Cleveland has the second highest number of workless homes in the UK.
A total of 67,580 people are currently classed as workless, which equates to 22% of the working age population.
Conwy county also saw an increase in workless homes, up from 6,000 in 2005 to 7,000 in 2010.
Meanwhile, 600,000 people a month are being thrown out of their jobs and many of the workless are simply ending up on the street.