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Key figures

Recipients of public assistance
Basic security benefits 03/20181,070,148
Assistance for nursing care 2016439,617
Households receiving housing allowance 2017592,043
Benefits for asylum seekers2017468,488
Public children and youth welfare
Expenditure (EUR bn) 201748.5
Social reporting
Proportion of recipients of minimum social security benefits 20169.5%


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