Definition: Scope of the scheme

Category: ESSPROS Manual

Part of the population which is protected (the whole population, all or the majority of workers or specific sections of the population).

This definition is identical in versions 2008 and 2011 of the Manual Eurostat, "ESSPROS Manual 2008"
Eurostat, "ESSPROS Manual - The European System of integrated Social Protection Statistics", 2011 Edition, Office for Official Publications of the European Communities, Luxembourg, 2011