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Detailed structure and explanatory notes

COICOP code 12.4

Structure   Notes

  • Division: 12 - Miscellaneous goods and services
  • Group: 12.4 - Social protection


This Group is divided into the following Classes:

  • 12.4.0 - Social protection (S)

Explanatory note

Social protection as defined here covers assistance and support services provided to persons who are: elderly, disabled, having occupational injuries and diseases, survivors, unemployed, destitute, homeless, low-income earners, indigenous people, immigrants, refugees, alcohol and substance abusers, etc. It also covers assistance and support services provided to families and children.

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