|2014||21.3||24.9 (p)||28.4 (p)||27.6 (p)|
|2013||21.2||25.3 (p)||28.3 (p)||27.8 (p)|
|2012||21.2||25.0 (p)||28.0 (p)||27.6 (p)|
|2011||21.1||24.9 (p)||27.6 (p)||27.2 (p)|
|2010||21.1||24.2 (p)||27.8 (p)||27.4 (p)|
|Source Catalonia: Idescat. Source Spain, eurozone and European Union: Eurostat.|
|(p) Provisional value.|
Last update: December 22, 2016.
Social benefits, or transfers in cash or in kind, to households and individuals with the aim to relieve them of the burden of a defined set of risks or needs as defined in the European system of integrated social protection statistics (ESSPROS). These risks and needs include the following: disability, illness/healthcare, old age, survival, family/children, unemployment, housing and social exclusion not included in any other category.