Expenditure of the Social Insurance Fund

Expenditure of the Social Insurance Fund (FUS) in 2017–2018 according to type (in million PLN)

2017

 2018

Percentage of expenditure in 2018

Expenditure in total,
of which:

212,947.6

229,887.2

100.0%

Cash benefits
including:

209,080.4

225,794.0

98.2%

old-age and other pensions

185,343.9

201,246.6

87.5%

sickness allowances

11,309.7

11,532.9

5.0%

care allowances

883.3

963.9

0.4%

maternity allowances

7,863.6

8,263.1

3.6%

compensatory allowances

0.6

0.6

0.0%

rehabilitation benefits

1,665.5

1,728.0

0.8%

lump-sum compensation in respect of an accident at work

318.8

323.1

0.1%

funeral grants

1,331.1

1,373.1

0.6%

other benefits

359.3

365.9

0.2%

Benefits in kind
including:

254.7

382.4

0.2%

disability prevention

193.2

201.5

0.1%

accident prevention

61.5

180.9

0.1%

Deduction for ZUS activities

3,607.5

3,705.5

1.6%

Other expenditure

5.1

5.3

0.0%


Total expenditure of the Social Insurance Fund in 2018 amounted to PLN 229,887.2 million, of which:
  • cash benefits amounted to PLN 225,794.0 million, which accounted for 98.2% of FUS expenditure; expenditure on pensions had the highest share in total FUS expenditure and equalled PLN 201,246.6 million, i.e. 87.5% of FUS expenditure,
  • expenditure on disability and accident prevention amounted to PLN 382.4 million, i.e. 0.2% of FUS expenditure,
  • expenditure due to deduction for ZUS activities amounted to PLN 3,705.5 million, i.e. 1.6% of FUS expenditure.