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General Housing Allowance

Producer: Social Insurance Institution of Finland
Homepage: http://
Main topic: Social Protection
Related topics: Housing
Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Yes
European Statistical System (ESS): No


The statistics on the general housing allowance contain data on payments of general housing allowance by Kela.They provide statistical information about recipient households, their dwellings and housing costs and the expenditure on general housing allowances.Together with the statistics on the housing allowance for pensioners, the housing supplement for students and the housing assistance for conscripts, they present an overall view of means-tested housing benefits.


social protection, social security, housing, housing allowance

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Last updated 07.06.2021