Statistics on basic social assistance

Products containing statistics on basic social assistance

Statistical database Kelasto

The link opens up to a user-customisable statistical report.

The links to the reports were updated on 11 December 2018. If the default language of your browser is English, the reports will be displayed in English.

Basic social assistance data cubes

Data on the basic social assistance administered and paid out by Kela are collected into summary records referred to as data cubes. For privacy reasons, Kela is unable to publish the data cubes on the internet. Statistics which can be produced from the data cubes are available free of charge from Kela's statistical data service upon request. Requests should be sent to Please allow about two weeks for a reply.

Contact information

Margit Tepponen
Markus Latva-Hirvelä