MIL OSI – Source: Destatis Statistisches Bundesamt – In English –
Headline: Household allowance paid to roughly 460,000 households at the end of 2015
WIESBADEN – At the end of 2015, approximately 460,000 households in Germany received housing allowance. The Federal Statistical Office (Destatis) also reports that this represented 1.1% of all households. The number of recipient households decreased by roughly 19% compared with 2014, when about 565,000 households received housing allowance (1.4% of all households).
Basic data and long time series are available in table Households receiving housing allowance, average monthly claim to housing allowance (22311-0001) in the GENESIS-Online database.
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