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Unemployment Benefits Provided by Kela

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


The statistics on the benefits paid by Kela in respect of unemployment present a general picture of the basic unemployment-related benefits provided by Kela. They include also job alternation compensations and benefits paid during participation in active labour market measures. The statistics are produced on the basis of Kela’s statistical register on unemployment-related benefits.


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Last updated 04.06.2021