Terms used in official statistics

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Households benefiting from social assistance at domicile


A one- or multi-person household in which at least one person at least once in the year received any benefit from social assistance.

Poor households of beneficiaries of environmental social assistance are single-person households or multi-person households in which the income per person did not exceed the income criterion. In the Act on Social Assistance, the term "family" functions as related or unrelated persons who are in a real relationship, living together and jointly managing.

High-level terms

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Urząd Statystyczny w Krakowie