From a welfare viewpoint, a number of different aspects in relation to these types of institutions need to be taken into account:. Another important aspect with regard to benefits is the level of compensation, i. Towards the end of the decade, further delimitation meant that in practice it acquired the character of a single parent allowance. As in the case of individual welfare trends, many of the above changes both in income maintenance systems and in welfare services were a result of changes in the macro economy. The proportion of the workforce that participated in active measures varied from 1. Even if there is good reason to include different types of institutions in a review of welfare development, specifying the extent or character of such institutions is not always easy as statistics are often deficient. The first to be introduced were stricter requirements for proof of work injury and these were followed by stricter requirements in the disability pension and sickness insurance systems.
A Bill concerning protection against high fees for elderly care measures is currently before the Swedish Parliament Government Bill.
At prices, this corresponds to a cut of just over SEK For the sake of simplicity, we only distinguish between five kinds of income — work income, capital income, pensions, other social insurance and general benefits sickness benefit, child allowance, etcand incomeor means-tested benefits housing allowance and social assistance — and we focus on the fifth with the lowest income and the fifth with the highest. This means we began by ranking income according to size and then divided the population into five groups of equal size, from low to high income. In 4, contact person cases were started while the figure for was 7, In the international phase, export-dependent sectors of the economy were the ones most adversely affected by the employment downturn, especially manufacturing Figure 7.