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Child Benefit

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


The child benefit is one of the statutory public benefits aimed at defraying the cost of raising a child. Child benefit is paid for each child under 17 years who lives in Finland. The statistics on the child benefit describe the child benefits paid out by Kela. They provide statistical information about recipient families, qualifying children and expenditure.


social security, social protection, Child Benefit, children, families with children

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Last updated 04.06.2021