2.5.19. Health insurance, sick-pay (1990–)*

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Year Daily average number of claimants, thousandsa Daily average number of persons on sick-pay, thousands Rate of persons on sick-pay, % Number of sick-pay days, million Sick-pay days per claimants Sick-pay days per case Sick-pay expenditure, million HUFb Expenditure per sick-pay day, HUF
1990 4 540 272 6.0 99.4 21.9 20.9 24 319 245
1991 .. .. .. .. .. .. .. ..
1992 4 018 199 5.0 72.9 18.1 31.6 28 912 397
1993 3 897 200 5.1 73.2 18.8 32.8 35 255 482
1994 3 899 203 5.2 73.9 19.0 33.0 40 833 552
1995 3 827 173 4.5 63.1 16.5 39.7 39 805 631
1996 3 720 123 3.3 45.2 12.2 36.9 32 977 730
1997 3 558 119 3.3 43.3 12.2 30.2 36 138 835
1998 3 530 114 3.2 41.7 11.8 29.5 41 255 989
1999 3 433 115 3.3 41.9 12.2 25.5 49 205 1 173
2000 3 465 112 3.2 41.2 11.9 29.2 56 140 1 364
2001 3 473 117 3.4 42.6 12.3 31.6 64 206 1 508
2002 3 480 122 3.5 44.4 12.8 34.8 80 864 1 823
2003 3 521 124 3.5 45.2 12.8 34.2 98 936 2 189
2004 3 485 107 3.1 39.2 11.2 31.8 96 240 2 457
2005 3 486 102 2.9 37.4 10.7 29.8 90 484 2 420
2006 3 523 100 2.8 36.3 10.3 30.4 93 879 2 583
2007 3 520 90 2.6 33.0 9.4 29.6 91 412 2 772
2008 3 478 90 2.6 32.9 9.4 27.9 97 860 2 979
2009 3 413 90 2.6 32.8 9.6 29.0 101 571 3 101
2010 3 473 76 2.2 27.9 8.0 27.0 74 138 2 662
2011 3 511 62 1.8 22.7 6.5 25.2 60 501 2 670
2012 3 769 55 1.5 20.1 5.3 24.8 53 538 2 668
2013 3 796 54 1.4 19.8 5.2 24.0 57 988 2 929
2014 3 954 59 1.5 21.6 5.5 22.5 66 462 3 082
2015 3 962 64 1.6 23.2 5.9 21.4 75 336 3 247
2016 4 027 69 1.7 25.3 6.3 21.8 85 619 3 386
2017 4 018 70 1.7 25.4 6.3 21.8 95 341 3 752
2018 4 038 73 1.8 26.5 6.6 22.0 109 568 4 136
*Including data of Railway Workers'Social Insurance Administration, up to 1995 excluding data of those main organizations which contracted with NHIF. From 2000 excluding data of professional staff of armed forces,security organizations and civil national security services. The sick-pay data include the data of accident sick-pay. Sources: National Health Insurance Fund Administration, Ministry of Human Capacities, Hungarian State Treasury.  aThe number of entitled persons is estimated till 2005.  bHealth Insurance Fund's ledger data up to 2004. 

© Hungarian Central Statistical Office, 2011