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Child maintenance and custody as well as determination of paternity

Producer: National Institute for Health and Welfare (THL)
Homepage: http://
Main topic: Social Protection
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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Yes
European Statistical System (ESS): No


The statistics contain data collected from municipalities on maintenance agreements, paternity investigations, and agreements on child custody, residency and right of access.


social welfare, child maintenance allowance, child maintenance payment, custody, right of access, maintenance, security of child maintenance, maintenance liability, acknowledgement of paternity, establishment of paternity, parenthood, child, acknowledgement of maternity, establishment of maternity, establishment of parenthood ancillary custody

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Last updated 03.05.2021