Social care protection

Certain members of the society are entitled to certain benefits, provided in cash, in kind or as institutional social services, on a universal basis or on the basis of need or the principle of merit. Welfare statistics takes into account the system of institutions and benefits related to illness, old age, survivors, child raising, family and children, unemployment, housing and social exclusion, as well as the sources of their maintenance.

Key figures

Social protection benefits as a percentage of GDP

Indicator description

Social protection benefits calculated according to the EU methodology as a percentage of the gross domestic product.
Source of data: Summary Tables (STADAT)
Last data for period: 2018

The pensions and other provisions as a percentage of average net nominal earnings

Indicator description

Average monthly amount of benefits in cash per recipient paid by the Pension Payment Directorate as a percentage of average net nominal earnings.
Source of data: Summary Tables (STADAT)
Last data for period: 2018

Number of active places in infant nurseries (on 1 May of the reference year)

Indicator description

Number of active places in infant nurseries (on 1 May of the reference year; infant nursery, mini infant nursery, workplace infant nursery, family infant nursery separately).
Source of data: Summary Tables (STADAT)
Last data for period: 2019

Expenditure on family benefits as a percentage of GDP

Indicator description

Total amount of expenditure spent on family allowance, maternity allowance, child care allowance, child raising support, infant care benefit and child care as a percentage of GDP.
Source of data: Summary Tables (STADAT)
Last data for period: 2017

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Publications

Released
Hungary, 1st–3rd quarters 2019 20/12/2019
Yearbook of Welfare Statistics, 2018 20/12/2019
Regional Statistical Yearbook of Hungary, 2018 20/12/2019
Yearbook of Health Statistics, 2018 18/12/2019
Hungary, 1st semester 2019 14/10/2019
Statistical Yearbook of Hungary, 2018 30/09/2019
Hungary, 2018 27/08/2019
Hungary, 1st quarter 2019 14/08/2019
Statistical pocketbook of Hungary, 2018 06/08/2019
Yearbook of Health Statistics, 2017 10/01/2019
Regional Statistical Yearbook of Hungary, 2017 10/12/2018
Yearbook of Welfare Statistics, 2017 05/12/2018
Statistical Yearbook of Hungary, 2017 13/09/2018
Hungary, 2017 30/08/2018
Statistical pocketbook of Hungary, 2017 09/07/2018

Summary tables (STADAT) ( infra-annual data annual data )

Latest update Next update
2.5.1.2. New pensions and other benefits according to the approving resolutions 15/01/2020 17/02/2020
2.5.2. Sick-pay data of provisioners of health insurance 06/01/2020 31/01/2020
2.5.3. Family and child-care benefits 06/01/2020 31/01/2020
2.5.1. Social protection benefits by functions 10/01/2020

Dissemination database ( infra-annual data annual data )

Latest update Next update

Pensions, benefits, annuities and other provisions

Pensions, benefits, annuities and other provisions 25/09/2019
Pensions, pension type benefits 22/05/2015

Health insurance benefits

Sick Pay 25/09/2019
Sick Pay 25/09/2019
Health Insurance Provisions 03/07/2009

Family benefits

Family benefits 25/09/2019
Family Benefits 01/03/2012
Family Benefits 03/07/2009

Social benefits

Regular social benefits granted by local governments 31/10/2019
Irregular social benefits granted by local governments 19/12/2017
Irregular social benefits granted by local governments 2006-tól 16/08/2017
Irregular social benefits granted by local governments 1995-2005 21/02/2013

Child welfare provisions and child protection

Data on minors and young adults under professional child protection provision 08/10/2019
Foster parents 08/10/2019
Infant Nurseries 06/02/2019 06/02/2020
Activity of the Public Guardianship Authorities 02/10/2018
Daycare 16/10/2017
Infant Nurseries 26/09/2017
Infant Nurseries 26/09/2017
Main data on activities of child welfare services 21/09/2016
Child Protection and Welfare 25/08/2010

Social services

Supported housing 27/11/2019
Residential Social Institution 08/10/2019
Social Basic and Day Care 08/10/2019
Type of organization of family assistance services (from 2008) 29/10/2016
Persons employed in family care (from 2009) 29/10/2016
Problems of clients of family assistance services (from 2008) 29/10/2016
Persons receiving family care (from 2009) 29/10/2016
Type of organization of family assistance services (from 2008) 03/12/2013
Persons employed in family care (2008) 03/12/2013
Persons employed in family care (from 2009) 03/12/2013
Problems of clients of family assistance services (from 2008) 03/12/2013
Persons receiving family care (2008) 03/12/2013
Persons receiving family care (from 2009) 03/12/2013
Residential Social Institution 12/11/2012

Data visualisations

Interactive Mapping Application (beta)