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Previous versions of the maternity package
Distribution of the maternity package began in 1938. The contents change annually. While the selection of items remains similar, some completely new items are often added as well. The colours and patterns change yearly. Over the years, the maternity package has become more environmentally friendly.
The maternity package enjoys widespread popularity. About 95% of first-time mothers choose the package over a €170 cash grant.