For 8 months of 2019 more than 577 thousand Kazakhstan citizens received payments in the amount of about 129.9 billion tenge from the State social insurance fund (hereinafter – SSIF).
It should be noted that some citizens receive several types of payments from SSIF.
Thus, the amount of payments in case of losing the own breadwinner amounted to 6.3 billion tenge (4.9% of total payments), in case of disability – 9.1 billion tenge (7%), in case of job loss - 2.9 billion tenge (2,3%), in case of loss of income in connection with pregnancy and childbirth, adoption of a newborn child (children) – 52.1 billion tenge (40.1 per cent), in case of loss of income due to childcare until reaching one year of age - 59.5 billion tenge (45,8%).
The average amount of payments from the State social insurance fund for pregnancy and childbirth, in connection with the adoption of a newborn child (children) amounted to 416,400 tenge, the number of recipients of payments – 134,700 people.
The amount of social payment for childcare until reaching one year of age amounted to 31 052 tenge, it was received by 353.8 thousand Kazakhstan citizens.
Social payment in case of job loss was received by 47 thousand people, its average amount was 22 401 tenge.
More than 45.6 thousand Kazakhstan citizens were provided with payments in case of loss of breadwinner, the average amount of which was 17 578 tenge.
Another 82.9 thousand citizens received social benefits in case of disability. The average amount of payment was 14 855 tenge. At the same time, recipients on disability and loss of breadwinner receive payments at the expense of the state budget.
For 8 months of 2019, the SSIF received social contributions totaling 161.9 billion tenge for 5.9 million participants of the compulsory social insurance system. Payers transferred penalties for late transfer of social contributions totaling 0.3 billion tenge. During the reporting period, the number of payers of the single aggregate payment amounted to 171.4 thousand people.