Data Set

SHARELIFE WP6: Preventive Care: Benefit expenditure on sickness and maternity (including medical care and cash benefits) as a percentage of total social insurance benefit expenditure

Description

Unit measured as a percentage of total social insurance benefit expenditure


This indicator is part of the selection of contextual variables that was deemed important for the analysis of SHARE Wave 3 (SHARELIFE) data, which focuses on people's life histories. The variables are aimed to provide institutional information on the welfare states in Europe and are not meant to be exhaustive. Additional information on the Welfare State Context Dataset can be found on the SHARELIFE website: http://www.share-project.org/index.php

If you use this indicator, please cite as:
Brady, D., Huber, E., & Stephens, J.D. (2014). Comparative Welfare States Data Set [Data]. Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina/Berlin, Brandenburg: WZB Berlin Social Science Center. Data retrieved from the Social Policy and Law Shared Database (SPLASH) (distributor). Retrieved from: www.splash-db.eu on Day/Month/Year.

Please check the original source for further information on the use of the data and proper citation.

Values

Unit: %

  1960 1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970 1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989
Austria 26.40 24.50 23.70 22.90 22.00 22.00 22.00 21.90 21.90 22.70 22.90 22.50 22.60 22.80 23.30 22.80 23.20 23.30 22.40 22.40 23.00 21.00 20.40 20.70 20.00 20.20 20.30 20.00 20.90 21.20
Belgium 27.80 27.50 26.70 27.30 26.90 33.70 32.20 31.90 31.10 32.50 32.90 34.10 33.80 34.10 33.70 32.80 33.60 32.90 33.00 32.10 31.70 30.20 30.90 30.70 29.90 29.60 30.70
Denmark 15.30 11.50 12.80 13.30 12.40 12.70 12.10 18.30 17.20 17.20 19.10 18.60 17.40 20.00 19.50 19.10 17.10 16.90 38.10 37.00 36.00 34.20 34.10 32.50 32.00 33.10 31.50 33.00 32.30 31.20
France 26.40 29.00 30.20 30.40 31.40 31.70 32.20 40.70 42.20 44.50 40.90 40.30 39.40 40.10 39.90 38.80 38.60 38.70 37.80 32.00 31.20 30.90 31.20 30.90 31.20 30.80 30.70 31.30
Germany 30.40 29.90 30.40 30.10 29.60 29.80 30.70 29.70 30.30 30.70 29.90 32.70 33.30 34.30 34.80 32.60 32.90 32.20 29.90 30.50 31.60 31.00 29.70 30.10 31.10 31.80 32.30 32.20 32.70 31.20
Ireland 13.60 10.30 11.40 10.40 11.70 16.60 10.90 17.10 17.00 16.90 17.30 16.20 14.60 14.30 13.10 14.00 14.60 15.50 48.90 50.90 51.20 49.80 46.00 44.20 43.20 41.10 42.40 41.90 41.30 41.70
Italy 24.30 24.50 24.50 25.50 29.50 26.20 27.00 28.40 28.20 28.10 31.30 30.30 30.90 30.40 34.40 17.10 17.20 16.60 16.90 16.60 39.60 38.60 38.70 37.50 3.70 3.60 3.70 29.40 29.80 29.10
Netherlands 30.30 31.40 31.00 27.50 28.40 26.60 26.90 27.50 33.40 34.60 35.60 36.80 37.50 37.50 37.60 37.10 36.20 35.80 35.00 34.80 34.30 32.30 31.40 30.70 28.90 29.40 29.90 29.70 30.00 31.70
Sweden 23.00 16.30 15.30 18.60 17.90 23.60 15.60 26.60 28.50 28.70 28.50 26.20 25.90 25.70 33.30 33.70 32.40 32.20 50.40 50.10 48.90 47.60 47.10 47.40 35.80 36.00 34.80 39.70 38.70 37.60
Switzerland 18.70 18.50 18.90 17.20 24.30 22.10 26.50 27.70 24.90 26.40 26.10 26.80 21.90 22.50 21.90 22.20 22.10 22.80 23.70 24.10 25.70 24.60 25.40 27.00 25.60 26.60 26.90 27.90 28.20 29.40