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Recipients of disability benefit

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10.5 %

recipients of disability pension in the population 18-67 years

Recipients of disability benefit by sex and age, and new recipients of disability benefit, 18-67 years.
2019
Recipients of disability benefitRecipients of disability benefit, per cent of population
Both sexes364 00510.5
Males150 0408.4
Females213 96512.6
 
18-24 years8 2911.8
25-34 years26 2313.5
35-44 years43 8296.2
45-54 years91 55412.2
55-61 years92 92820.3
62-67 years101 17228.8
 
New recipients of disability benefit34 6651.0

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Table 1 
Recipients of disability benefit by sex, age and education level

Recipients of disability benefit by sex, age and education level
2019
Recipients of disability benefitRecipients of disability benefit, per cent of population
Both sexesMalesFemalesBoth sexesMalesFemales
18-67 years
Total364 005150 040213 96510.58.412.6
Basic school level158 49071 91586 57521.817.926.5
Upper secondary education141 98157 80884 17310.87.714.8
Higher education55 50316 15039 3534.33.05.3
Unknown or no completed education8 0314 1673 8645.34.85.9
18-24 years
Total8 2914 8623 4291.82.01.5
Basic school level7 7694 5753 1944.54.64.5
Upper secondary education3271701570.20.20.2
Higher education11740.00.00.0
Unknown or no completed education184110741.31.61.1
25-34 years
Total26 23112 81613 4153.53.43.7
Basic school level18 7579 8278 93013.211.715.2
Upper secondary education4 6541 7482 9062.21.33.7
Higher education1 3743889860.40.30.5
Unknown or no completed education1 4468535932.62.92.3
35-44 years
Total43 82918 30325 5266.25.17.5
Basic school level21 62210 83310 78918.916.622.0
Upper secondary education14 8615 6649 1976.64.210.4
Higher education6 7891 5345 2552.11.22.8
Unknown or no completed education5572722851.20.91.6
45-54 years
Total91 55435 91655 63812.29.415.3
Basic school level37 25016 63520 61530.224.936.3
Upper secondary education36 37414 09722 27711.88.016.7
Higher education15 9474 17011 7775.53.37.1
Unknown or no completed education1 9831 0149698.67.210.8
55-61 years
Total92 92837 46755 46120.316.124.7
Basic school level40 36516 76423 60137.431.543.1
Upper secondary education35 53315 12520 40818.313.923.8
Higher education14 9264 49910 42710.26.813.0
Unknown or no completed education2 1041 0791 02524.021.926.7
62-67 years
Total101 17240 67660 49628.823.234.4
Basic school level32 72713 28119 44649.042.454.8
Upper secondary education50 23221 00429 22829.023.235.3
Higher education16 4565 55210 90415.410.819.8
Unknown or no completed education1 75783991838.338.138.4

Table 2 
Recipients of disability benefit by sex, age and country background

Recipients of disability benefit by sex, age and country background
2019
Recipients of disability benefitRecipients of disability benefit, per cent of population
Both sexesMalesFemalesBoth sexesMalesFemales
18-67 years
Immigrants, total38 09118 02720 0645.65.16.2
The EU/EEA, USA, Canada, Australia and New Zealand7 9043 5804 3242.62.03.4
Asia, Africa, Latin America, Oceania except Australia and New Zealand, and Europe except the EU/EEA30 18714 44715 7408.18.28.0
The rest of the population325 914132 013193 90111.69.314.1
18-24 years
Immigrants, total5823542281.01.10.8
The EU/EEA, USA, Canada, Australia and New Zealand14388550.70.80.5
Asia, Africa, Latin America, Oceania except Australia and New Zealand, and Europe except the EU/EEA4392661731.11.21.0
The rest of the population7 7094 5083 2011.92.11.6
25-34 years
Immigrants, total1 5789266520.91.00.7
The EU/EEA, USA, Canada, Australia and New Zealand2931351580.40.30.4
Asia, Africa, Latin America, Oceania except Australia and New Zealand, and Europe except the EU/EEA1 2857914941.31.70.9
The rest of the population24 65311 89012 7634.44.14.7
35-44 years
Immigrants, total4 4511 9882 4632.21.82.5
The EU/EEA, USA, Canada, Australia and New Zealand7963214750.80.51.3
Asia, Africa, Latin America, Oceania except Australia and New Zealand, and Europe except the EU/EEA3 6551 6671 9883.43.53.3
The rest of the population39 37816 31523 0637.96.49.5
45-54 years
Immigrants, total10 9114 7906 1218.06.59.7
The EU/EEA, USA, Canada, Australia and New Zealand1 8607511 1093.01.94.7
Asia, Africa, Latin America, Oceania except Australia and New Zealand, and Europe except the EU/EEA9 0514 0395 01212.311.912.6
The rest of the population80 64331 12649 51713.210.016.4
55-61 years
Immigrants, total11 4435 5715 87218.916.821.4
The EU/EEA, USA, Canada, Australia and New Zealand2 2491 0251 2248.36.311.4
Asia, Africa, Latin America, Oceania except Australia and New Zealand, and Europe except the EU/EEA9 1944 5464 64827.527.127.9
The rest of the population81 48531 89649 58920.515.925.2
62-67 years
Immigrants, total9 1264 3984 72830.428.232.8
The EU/EEA, USA, Canada, Australia and New Zealand2 5631 2601 30318.415.822.0
Asia, Africa, Latin America, Oceania except Australia and New Zealand, and Europe except the EU/EEA6 5633 1383 42540.841.240.5
The rest of the population92 04636 27855 76828.722.734.6

Table 3 
Recipients of disability benefits by sex, age and disability degree

Recipients of disability benefits by sex, age and disability degree
2019
Recipients of disability benefitRecipients of disability benefit (per cent)
Both sexesMalesFemalesBoth sexesMalesFemales
18-67 years
All recipients of disability benefit364 006150 041213 965100.0100.0100.0
0-50 per cent disability28 4526 90121 5517.84.610.1
51-99 per cent disability33 41411 58921 8259.27.710.2
100 per cent disability302 140131 551170 58983.087.779.7
18-34 years
All recipients of disability benefit34 52317 67916 844100.0100.0100.0
0-50 per cent disability8722356372.51.33.8
51-99 per cent disability1 6495751 0744.83.36.4
100 per cent disability32 00216 86915 13392.795.489.8
35-44 years
All recipients of disability benefit43 82918 30325 526100.0100.0100.0
0-50 per cent disability3 1436662 4777.23.69.7
51-99 per cent disability4 1681 1942 9749.56.511.7
100 per cent disability36 51816 44320 07583.389.878.6
45-54 years
All recipients of disability benefit91 55435 91655 638100.0100.0100.0
0-50 per cent disability8 5781 8616 7179.45.212.1
51-99 per cent disability9 8663 1316 73510.88.712.1
100 per cent disability73 11030 92442 18679.986.175.8
55-61 years
All recipients of disability benefit92 92837 46755 461100.0100.0100.0
0-50 per cent disability8 8992 2546 6459.66.012.0
51-99 per cent disability9 6743 4606 21410.49.211.2
100 per cent disability74 35531 75342 60280.084.776.8
62-67 years
All recipients of disability benefit101 17240 67660 496100.0100.0100.0
0-50 per cent disability6 9601 8855 0756.94.68.4
51-99 per cent disability8 0573 2294 8288.07.98.0
100 per cent disability86 15535 56250 59385.287.483.6

Table 4 
New recipients of disability benefit by sex and age

New recipients of disability benefit by sex and age
2019
New recipients of disability benefitNew recipients of disability benefit, per cent of population
Both sexesMalesFemalesBoth sexesMalesFemales
18-67 years34 66514 32220 3431.00.81.2
18-19 years8335073260.60.80.5
20-24 years1 3606866740.40.40.4
25-34 years4 5701 8532 7170.60.50.7
35-44 years6 2822 2574 0250.90.61.2
45-54 years9 3593 6155 7441.30.91.6
55-61 years7 6593 3794 2801.71.41.9
62-67 years4 6022 0252 5771.31.21.5

Table 5 
Recipients of disability benefit by sex, age and work-intensity

Recipients of disability benefit by sex, age and work-intensity
2019
Recipients of disability benefitRecipients of disability benefit (per cent)
Both sexesMalesFemalesBoth sexesMalesFemales
18-67 years
All intensity levels364 003150 040213 963100.0100.0100.0
None275 834118 466157 36875.879.073.5
Low21 6659 92311 7426.06.65.5
HIgh14 2565 6918 5653.93.84.0
Full52 24815 96036 28814.410.617.0
18-24 years
All intensity levels8 2894 8623 427100.0100.0100.0
None6 7043 8962 80880.980.181.9
Low6003772237.27.86.5
HIgh4382621765.35.45.1
Full5473272206.66.76.4
25-34 years
All intensity levels26 23112 81613 415100.0100.0100.0
None20 2009 91310 28777.077.376.7
Low1 7818938886.87.06.6
HIgh1 3046366685.05.05.0
Full2 9461 3741 57211.210.711.7
35-44 years
All intensity levels43 82918 30325 526100.0100.0100.0
None32 43914 31818 12174.078.271.0
Low2 7731 1681 6056.36.46.3
HIgh2 0658071 2584.74.44.9
Full6 5522 0104 54214.911.017.8
45-54 years
All intensity levels91 55435 91655 638100.0100.0100.0
None65 33427 53537 79971.476.767.9
Low5 8092 4393 3706.36.86.1
HIgh4 0951 4752 6204.54.14.7
Full16 3164 46711 84917.812.421.3
55-61 years
All intensity levels92 92837 46755 461100.0100.0100.0
None68 27329 03039 24373.577.570.8
Low5 4232 5102 9135.86.75.3
HIgh3 4251 3242 1013.73.53.8
Full15 8074 60311 20417.012.320.2
62-67 years
All intensity levels101 17240 67660 496100.0100.0100.0
None82 88433 77449 11081.983.081.2
Low5 2792 5362 7435.26.24.5
HIgh2 9291 1871 7422.92.92.9
Full10 0803 1796 90110.07.811.4

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