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 Beneficiaries of leave for the care of children, of social security (No.)
Characteristic Description
Name Beneficiaries of leave for the care of children, of social security (No.) by Sex; Annual
Regularity Annual
Source Institute of Informatics
First available period 2009
Last available period 2018
  • Data reference period
  • Place of residence
  • Sex
  • LEAVE FOR THE CARE OF CHILDREN:  Leave granted to a working mother or father in case of urgent and indispensable care needed by her/his children, comprising illness or accident conditions medically certified, that prevents the exercise of her or his labour activity. Each civil year, a leave for the care of children can be granted: a) for a period not greater than 30 days, consecutive or interpolated, or during a whole period of hospitalization, when the child is aged less than 12 years old or, whatever his/her age, is disabled or chronically ill; b) for a period not greater than 15 days, consecutive or interpolated, when the child is aged 12 years old or more. These periods are extended by one day per each child beyond the first.
  • REFERENCE PERIOD:  The length of time for which data are collected, e.g. a specific day, month or year.
  • BENEFICIARY:  A person registered as entitled to social protection, within the scope of contributory and non-contributory social security schemes.
Measure unit (symbol) Number (No.)
Power of 10  0
Observations SOCIAL SECURITY: Set of legally established systems and sub-systems administered in the terms set forth in the Portuguese Constitution, in applicable international instruments and in the Social Security law.
Last update date 03/07/2019

information presented in 10/7/2020