Denomination 2015a 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Number of benefit recipients
in cash 463,599 575,202 609,388 600,190 704,064 681,843 653,969
in kind 285,673 343,239 327,955 306,539 283,395 347,873 245,953
togetherb 729,830 893,491 922,058 894,175 972,562 1,011,227 885,190
Total amount, thousand HUF
in cash 8,801,185 14,003,679 14,519,220 14,301,219 15,681,671 16,114,953 16,744,287
in kind 4,758,240 7,490,591 7,246,563 6,336,062 5,878,495 6,257,117 5,753,795
together 13,559,425 21,494,270 21,765,783 20,637,281 21,560,166 22,372,070 22,498,082
Average amount per capita, HUF
in cash 18,984 24,346 23,826 23,828 22,273 23,634 25,604
in kind 16,656 21,823 22,096 20,670 20,743 17,987 23,394
together 18,579 24,057 23,606 23,080 22,168 22,124 25,416
Average amount per case, HUF
in cash 7,886 7,563 8,179 8,291 8,773 9,614 10,680
in kind 4,711 4,551 5,183 5,101 5,340 5,442 6,102
together 6,378 6,145 6,859 6,956 7,465 7,917 8,961

Footnotes

a
Local social benefit was introduced on 1 March in 2015, therefore the data refer to the period between March and December.
b
No cumulation, a person is included once, regardless of whether he/she received cash and/or in-kind benefit.
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