Social protection statistics — ESSPROS - 2016

Publication category: 
Social protection

 The publication presents information on the income and expenditure of social protection, by social protection scheme — pursuant to legislation in force — and the eight social protection functions covering major social risks, defined in accordance with the European system of integrated social protection statistics (ESSPROS): sickness/health care, disability, old age, survivors, family/children, unemployment, housing and social exclusion. The data presented refer to social protection benefits for each specific scheme, corresponding to each function of social protection.