Expenditure of the Social Insurance Fund

Expenditures of the Social Insurance Fund for the years 2013–2014 according to type (in millions (PLN))

2013  2014
Expenditures in total,
of which: 
183,785.8 191,710.3 100.0%
Money benefits
including:
180,171.6 188,090.1 98.1%
Retirement and other pensions  163,892.8 168,811.7 88.1%
Sickness benefits  8,499.2  8,820.6 4.6%
Carer benefits  635.3  611.3  0.3%
Maternity benefits  4,308.5 6,735.9 3.5%
Compensatory benefits  0.4 0.7 0.0%
Rehabilitation benefits 1,234.3 1,279.4 0.7%
Single accident compensation payments   313.1 313.1 0.2%
Funeral payments 1,267.9 1,231.8 0.7%
Benefits in kind
including:
180.7 186.6 0.1%
pension prevention   177.1  178.1 0.1%
accident prevention  3.6 8.5 0.0%
write-offs for ZUS   3,430.0 3,430.0 1.8%
remaining expenditures  3.5 3.6 0.0%

The total Social Insurance Fund expenditure in 2014 was PLN 191,710.3 million, including:

  • expenditure on cash benefits in an amount of PLN 188,090.1 million, which accounted for 98.1% of FUS expenditure; Expenditure on pensions had the highest share in total FUS expenditure and equalled PLN 168,811.7 million, which accounted for 88.1% of FUS expenditure;
  • expenditure on disability and accident prevention in an amount of PLN 186.6 million, which accounted for 0.1% of FUS expenditure;
  • expenditure in respect of deduction for ZUS current operation in an amount of PLN 3430 million, which accounted for 1.8% of FUS expenditure.

Money payments from the Social Insurance Fund in 2014 according to fund type

  in million PLN in %
In total
including: 
188,090.1 100.0
Retirement Pension fund 121,257.6 64.5
Pension fund 44,831.9 23.8
Sickness fund 16,816.6 8.9
Accident fund 5,184.0 2.8

 

(Note: 1 EUR = ca 4.32 PLN)