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SOCIAL SECURITY FUNDS - SNA

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French Equivalent: Administrations de sécurité sociale – SCN

Definition:
Social security funds are separately organised from the other activities of government units and hold their assets and liabilities separately from the latter; they are separate institutional units because they are autonomous funds, they have their own assets and liabilities and engage in financial transactions on their own account.

Source Publication:
SNA 4.112 [4.130].

Cross References:
Social security funds- OECD

Hyperlink:
http://esa.un.org/unsd/sna1993/introduction.asp

Version Indicator: SNA

Statistical Theme: Financial statistics

Created on Tuesday, September 25, 2001

Last updated on Monday, November 26, 2001