Definition: Other benefits in kind (Unemployment Function)

Category: ESSPROS Manual

Benefits in kind not classified elsewhere, such as the provision of accommodation, food or clothes or similar assistance to unemployed persons and their families, including reduced prices, tariffs, fares and so on for unemployed persons where they are expressly granted for social protection.

This definition is identical in versions 1996, 2008 and 2011 of the Manual. Eurostat, "ESSPROS Manual 2008"Eurostat, "ESSPROS Manual 1996"
Eurostat, "ESSPROS Manual - The European System of integrated Social Protection Statistics", 2011 Edition, Office for Official Publications of the European Communities, Luxembourg, 2011