Estimation of Non-Take-Up of Housing Allowance in Upper Austria

Erhebung der Non-Take-Up-Rate im Bereich der Wohnbeihilfe in Oberösterreich

PROJECT TEAM AT THE EUROPEAN CENTRE

Michael Fuchs, Tamara Premrov

AIMS

The aim of the study is to estimate the non-take-up rates of housing allowance in Upper Austria - both in terms of households and expenditure. Additionally, socio-economic and dempographic characteristics associated with non-take-up are analysed.

METHODS

For the analysis microsimulation based on national EU-SILC 2019 data is used.

FUNDED BY

Arbeiterkammer Oberösterreich (Chamber of Labour Upper Austria)

PROJECT DURATION

2021/01 – 2021/03