Typea 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Expenditure, million HUF
Non-means-tested benefits
cash benefits
periodic 1,417,118 1,562,375 1,785,199 2,071,677 2,378,614 2,584,979 2,862,418 3,218,207 3,519,040 3,874,129 3,849,851 3,869,908 3,957,671 4,105,667 4,188,503 4,212,812 4,258,969 4,316,560 4,433,586 4,650,164 4,852,141 5,210,766
lump-sum 12,040 14,146 15,048 73,598 19,655 24,905 30,586 38,222 39,239 41,756 45,873 37,011 23,597 30,363 26,400 20,577 29,720 56,757 58,652 58,129 51,636 84,073
altogether 1,429,158 1,576,521 1,800,247 2,145,275 2,398,269 2,609,885 2,893,004 3,256,429 3,558,279 3,915,884 3,895,724 3,906,919 3,981,268 4,136,030 4,214,903 4,233,389 4,288,689 4,373,317 4,492,238 4,708,293 4,903,777 5,294,839
benefits in kind 719,856 807,262 902,230 1,085,868 1,307,968 1,389,250 1,579,781 1,725,725 1,650,355 1,718,565 1,679,388 1,781,113 1,791,771 1,677,200 1,731,774 1,914,164 1,994,775 2,066,124 2,198,081 2,392,538 2,483,672 3,000,553
total 2,149,014 2,383,783 2,702,477 3,231,143 3,706,237 3,999,135 4,472,785 4,982,154 5,208,634 5,634,449 5,575,112 5,688,033 5,773,039 5,813,230 5,946,677 6,147,553 6,283,464 6,439,441 6,690,319 7,100,831 7,387,449 8,295,392
Means-tested benefits
cash benefits
periodic 68,101 74,617 79,776 81,029 84,577 90,468 97,526 66,072 93,519 103,765 107,519 106,334 119,279 109,055 107,819 88,594 96,211 79,244 75,400 70,794 86,747 90,523
lump-sum 5,283 5,791 5,655 6,971 5,902 6,383 6,570 6,632 5,957 6,040 7,022 7,868 6,093 6,283 6,176 7,321 8,481 11,937 36,358 49,230 61,626 17,239
altogether 73,384 80,408 85,431 88,000 90,479 96,851 104,096 72,704 99,477 109,805 114,541 114,202 125,371 115,338 113,995 95,915 104,692 91,181 111,758 120,024 148,373 107,762
benefits in kind 90,751 94,579 94,140 107,992 117,791 113,211 146,810 153,409 255,564 214,880 202,239 189,517 156,655 135,960 146,754 133,286 144,856 170,263 231,526 293,906 251,711 290,018
total 164,135 174,987 179,571 195,992 208,270 210,062 250,906 226,113 355,040 324,684 316,781 303,720 282,026 251,298 260,749 229,201 249,548 261,444 343,284 413,930 400,084 397,780
Grand total 2,313,149 2,558,771 2,882,048 3,427,135 3,914,507 4,209,197 4,723,691 5,208,268 5,563,674 5,959,133 5,891,893 5,991,752 6,055,065 6,064,528 6,207,426 6,376,753 6,533,012 6,700,885 7,033,603 7,514,761 7,787,533 8,693,172
Administration costs 49,326 51,978 59,080 71,087 83,106 86,186 97,126 111,856 106,609 114,620 113,511 139,966 63,466 62,442 72,549 83,579 97,516 102,100 108,452 117,617 130,077 170,354
Total expenditure 2,362,475 2,610,748 2,941,128 3,498,222 3,997,612 4,295,383 4,820,817 5,320,123 5,670,283 6,073,753 6,005,404 6,131,718 6,118,531 6,126,970 6,279,976 6,460,332 6,630,528 6,802,985 7,142,055 7,632,378 7,917,610 8,863,526
Distribution of expenditure, %
Non-means-tested benefits as a percentage of total benefits 92.9 93.2 93.8 94.3 94.7 95.0 94.7 95.7 93.6 94.6 94.6 94.9 95.3 95.9 95.8 96.4 96.2 96.1 95.1 94.5 94.9 95.4
Means-tested benefits as a percentage of total benefits 7.1 6.8 6.2 5.7 5.3 5.0 5.3 4.3 6.4 5.4 5.4 5.1 4.7 4.1 4.2 3.6 3.8 3.9 4.9 5.5 5.1 4.6
Total 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Cash benefits as a percentage of total benefits 65.0 64.8 65.4 65.2 63.6 64.3 63.4 63.9 65.7 67.6 68.1 67.1 67.8 70.1 69.7 67.9 67.2 66.6 65.5 64.3 64.9 62.1
Benefits in kind, as a percentage of total benefits 35.0 35.2 34.6 34.8 36.4 35.7 36.6 36.1 34.3 32.4 31.9 32.9 32.2 29.9 30.3 32.1 32.8 33.4 34.5 35.7 35.1 37.9
Total 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0

Footnotes

*
Due to the revision ESSPROS time series, social protection benefit data measured as % of GDP were revised for 2015–2019.
a
According to the European System of integrated Social PROtection Statistics (ESSPROS).
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