Long-term care allowance

Beneficiaries

Annual average 2021
465 814
Sunk 0.3 % compared to 2020

Expenditure

Year 2021
2.7 bn Euro
Gone up 1.1 % compared to zu 2020

Monthly average amount

Year 2021
490 Euro
Gone up 1.4 % compared to zu 2020

Description

Long-term care allowance is an earmarked benefit to cover care-related additional costs and granted on a seven-level scale according to the monthly extent of need for care. It is solely a federal issue administrated by the social insurance institutions. Statistical data on long-term care allowance are provided by their Dachverband.

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Highlights

Beneficiaries of long-term care allowance 2016-2021, annual average (table)

S: Dachverband der Sozialversicherungsträger. Compiled on 25 March 2022.

S: Dachverband der Sozialversicherungsträger. Compiled on 25 March 2022.

S: Dachverband der Sozialversicherungsträger. Compiled on 25 March 2022.

S: Dachverband der Sozialversicherungsträger. Compiled on 25 March 2022.

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