Social Welfare Statistics, 2017
The Kosovo Agency of Statistics (KAS) has published "Social Welfare Statistics" for the year of 2017.
This publication provides data on the number of beneficiaries from the scheme of social assistance, the basic pension age scheme, pension of savings from contributions, pensions for persons with special needs, the scheme for providing material support to families with children with permanent special needs, the scheme of pension for families of war martyrs, war invalids and war veterans, the pension scheme of “Trepca”, scheme of pension for Kosovo Protection Corps, and Kosovo Security Force, scheme of compensation for blind persons, etc.
According to the results of this publication it emerges that from the scheme of social assistance have benefited 26 117 families with a total of 106 628 members. While, from the scheme for material support to families with children with permanent special needs have benefited 2 761 families.
Whereas, from the pension schemes are: 122 716 pension beneficiaries of basic pension age; 43 300 pension beneficiaries of retirement pension contributions; 19 481 pension beneficiaries for persons with special needs; 12 472 pension beneficiaries for families of war martyrs and war invalids; 36 032 pension beneficiaries for war veterans; 3 232 pension beneficiaries for “Trepça”; 1 001 pension beneficiaries for the Kosovo Protection Corps; 288 pension beneficiaries for the Kosovo Security Forces; and 2 001 beneficiaries for compensation for blind persons.