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Social inclusion income

Social inclusion income Catalonia. 2019
Value Variation (%)
Benefits (average number) Average benefit (euros) Benefits Average benefit
Guaranteed income for citizens 30,841 653 14.7 -6.2
Active inclusion income 13,109 442 -20.4 3.5
Source: Idescat. Statistics on social inclusion income.
Note: The average pension of Active Inclusion Income is in December.
Social inclusion income Spain. 2019
Value Variation (%)
Benefits (average number) Average benefit (euros) Benefits Average benefit
Active inclusion income 140,973 .. -15.1 ..
Source: State Public Employment Service.
Note: The average pension of Active Inclusion Income is in December.
(..) Confidential data, low reliability or not available.

Methodological note

Social inclusion income includes guaranteed income for citizens and active inclusion income.

Guaranteed income for citizens: this is a social benefit which guarantees the minimum requirements for a dignified life to people and family units in a situation of poverty, in order to promote their autonomy and active participation in society. It is a social benefit of an economic nature and is received on a regular basis.

Active inclusion income: this is a benefit which is granted to unemployed people over 45 years of age who are not entitled to receive unemployment benefits or obtain other income for an amount higher than 75% of the minimum inter-professional salary. It is also granted to victims of gender and domestic violence, returned emigrants over 45 years of age and unemployed people with a disability equal to or greater than 33%.