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Living conditions

The living conditions and living standard of the population can be represented, among other things, by the indicators of poverty, social exclusion, income situation by social strata, data on consumption. Size and composition of households, families belong here, too.

Key figures

Relative at-risk-of-poverty rate

Indicator description

Share of persons living in households with an income below 60 % of the median equivalised income. Median equivalised income: after ranking the total population on the basis of the income per OECD 2 consumption unit, the median income is in the middle of the line, i.e. the number of population with less and that of population with more income is the same.
Source of data: Summary Tables (STADAT)
Last data for period: 2020

Severe material deprivation rate

Indicator description

Severe material deprivation is valid for those persons who experience at least four out of the following nine problems: cannot afford
  1. to pay rent or utility bills,
  2. keep home adequately warm,
  3. face unexpected expenses,
  4. eat meat, fish or a protein equivalent every second day,
  5. a week holiday away from home,
  6. a car,
  7. a washing machine,
  8. a colour TV, or
  9. a telephone.
Source of data: Summary Tables (STADAT)
Last data for period: 2020

Share of people living in households with very low work intensity

Indicator description

Share of people living in households where people of working age (aged 18–59) work less than 20% of their total work potential during the past year.
Source of data: Summary Tables (STADAT)
Last data for period: 2020

Share of people at risk of poverty or social exclusion

Indicator description

Share of people who are affected by at least one of the followings: at-risk-of-poverty, severe material deprivation or live in households with very low work intensity.
Source of data: Summary Tables (STADAT)
Last data for period: 2020

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Hungary, 2021 21/09/2022
Hungary, Quarter 1 2022 16/08/2022
Statistical pocketbook of Hungary, 2021 01/07/2022
Hungary, 3rd quarters 2021 04/02/2022
Regional Statistical Yearbook of Hungary, 2020 22/12/2021
Hungary, 2nd quarters 2021 22/11/2021
Hungary, 2020 18/11/2021
Hungary, 1st quarters 2021 18/11/2021
Statistical Yearbook of Hungary, 2020 03/09/2021
Statistical pocketbook of Hungary, 2020 05/07/2021
Hungary, 1st–3rd quarters 2020 01/02/2021
Hungary, 2020 Q2 26/01/2021
Regional Statistical Yearbook of Hungary, 2019 18/12/2020
Hungary, 2019 10/12/2020
Hungary, 1st quarters 2020 19/10/2020
Statistical Yearbook of Hungary, 2019 25/09/2020
Statistical pocketbook of Hungary, 2019 01/07/2020

Publication repertory

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

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Poverty, social exclusion

5.1.1.8. Relative at risk of poverty gap by age and sex 25/01/2022 04/11/2022
5.1.1.2. People at risk of poverty or social exclusion by sex, age, educational attainment level, income quintile, most frequent activity status, household type 04/11/2021 04/11/2022
5.1.1.3. At-risk-of-poverty thresholds by household type 04/11/2021 04/11/2022
5.1.1.4. At-risk-of-poverty rate by poverty threshold by sex, age, educational attainment, income quintile, most frequent activity status, household type and dwelling tenure status 04/11/2021 04/11/2022
5.1.1.5. Severe material deprivation rate by sex, age, educational attainment level, income quintile, most frequent activity 04/11/2021 04/11/2022
5.1.1.6. Proportion of those affected by each item of material deprivation 04/11/2021 04/11/2022
5.1.1.7. People living in households with very low work intensity by sex, age, educational attainment level, income quintile, most frequent activity status, household type (0–59 years old) 04/11/2021 04/11/2022
5.1.1.9. Income inequality by the Gini coefficient and the S80/S20 ratio 04/11/2021 04/11/2022
5.1.1.10. Share of persons living in overcrowded dwelling by age 04/11/2021 04/11/2022
5.1.2.1. People at risk of poverty or social exclusion by region and degree of urbanisation 04/11/2021 04/11/2022
5.1.2.2. At-risk-of-poverty thresholds by region and degree of urbanisation 04/11/2021 04/11/2022
5.1.2.3. Severe material deprivation rate by region and degree of urbanisation 04/11/2021 04/11/2022
5.1.2.4. People living in households with very low work intensity by region and degree of urbanisation 04/11/2021 04/11/2022
5.1.3.1. People at risk of poverty or social exclusion by country, group of countries 06/04/2021
5.1.3.2. At-risk-of-poverty thresholds by country, group of countries 06/04/2021
5.1.3.3. Severe material deprivation rate by country, group of countries 06/04/2021
5.1.3.4. People living in households with very low work intensity by country, group of countries 06/04/2021

Subjective Well-being

5.1.1.11. Life satisfaction by sex, age groups, educational attainment, income quintile, economic activity, household type and dwelling tenure status 04/11/2021 04/11/2022
5.1.1.12. Feeling useful by sex, age groups, educational attainment, income quintile, economic activity, household type and dwelling tenure status 04/11/2021 04/11/2022
5.1.1.13. Emotions by sex, age groups, educational attainment, income quintile, economic activity, household type and dwelling tenure status 04/11/2021 04/11/2022
5.1.1.14. Social connections by sex, age groups, educational attainment, income quintile, economic activity, household type and dwelling tenure status 04/11/2021 04/11/2022
5.1.1.15. Trust by sex, age groups, educational attainment, income quintile, economic activity, household type and dwelling tenure status 04/11/2021 04/11/2022
5.1.1.16. Sense of security by sex, age groups, educational attainment, income quintile, economic activity, household type and dwelling tenure status 04/11/2021 04/11/2022
5.1.2.5. Changes in satisfaction by region and type of settlement 04/11/2021 04/11/2022
5.1.2.6. Changes in feeling useful by region and type of settlement 04/11/2021 04/11/2022
5.1.2.7. Changes in emotions by region and type of settlement 04/11/2021 04/11/2022
5.1.2.8. Changes in relationships by region and type of settlement 04/11/2021 04/11/2022
5.1.2.9. Changes in trust by region and type of settlement 04/11/2021 04/11/2022
5.1.2.10. Changes in sense of security by region and type of settlement 04/11/2021 04/11/2022
5.1.3.5. Satisfaction by country, group of countries 06/04/2021
5.1.3.6. Frequency of feeling happiness by country, group of countries 06/04/2021

Summary data

5.1.1.1. Main indicators of poverty or social exclusion, by reference year 04/11/2021 04/11/2022

Dissemination database ( infra-annual data annual data )

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Income, poverty

Annual per capita receipts and incomes by sources and deciles 19/01/2022 01/08/2022
Annual per capita receipts and incomes by sources and regions 19/01/2022
Poverty or social exclusion 19/01/2022 01/08/2022
Poverty or social exclusion 19/01/2022 01/08/2022
Poverty or social exclusion 19/01/2022 01/08/2022
Poverty or social exclusion 19/01/2022 01/08/2022
Poverty or social exclusion 19/01/2022 01/08/2022
Poverty or social exclusion 19/01/2022 01/08/2022
Poverty or social exclusion 19/01/2022 01/08/2022
Well being 19/01/2022 01/08/2022
Well being 19/01/2022 01/08/2022
Well being 19/01/2022 01/08/2022
Poverty or social exclusion 10/03/2020 01/08/2022
Annual per capita receipts and incomes by sources and regions 18/08/2018 01/08/2022

Data visualisations

Interactive Mapping Application
Microcensus 2016 – Compositions of families in Hungary