Report

Analysis of social needs of youth

Social Inclusion
Luis Ayala and Rosa Martínez López,Universidad Rey Juan Carlos & EQUALITAS;Olga Cantó Sánchez y Marina Romaguera de la Cruz,Universidad de Alcalá y EQUALITAS;Carolina Navarro Ruiz,UNED & EQUALITAS

A lack of professional opportunities and labour precarity mean that young people are very vulnerable to economic crises. What were the circumstances of this group prior to covid-19?

Analysis of social needs of youth

Report

Analysis of social needs of senior citizens

Social Inclusion
Luis Ayala and Rosa Martínez López,Universidad Rey Juan Carlos & EQUALITAS;Carolina Navarro Ruiz,UNED & EQUALITAS;Olga Cantó Sánchez and Marina Romaguera de la Cruz,Universidad de Alcalá & EQUALITAS

Elderly people enjoy greater economic stability but suffer from a worse state of health. We analyse the situation of this population segment prior to the drastic change caused by covid-19.

Analysis of social needs of senior citizens

Report

The redistributive effects of social benefits and taxes: a review of the current situation

Social Inclusion
Luis Ayala,UNED and Equalitas;Olga Cantó,Universidad de Alcalá and Equalitas
The situation in the coming months forces us to reflect on our society's (pre-covid-19) redistributive capacity. Spain is one of the EU countries with the greatest income inequality. 
The redistributive effects of social benefits and taxes: a review of the current situation

Report

The redistributive effects of family policies

Social Inclusion
Olga Cantó and Andrea Sobas,Universidad de Alcalá
One of the risks of the pandemic is an increase in child poverty. We analyse the effectiveness of redistributive polices (pre-covid-19) whose aim is to protect vulnerable households with children.
The redistributive effects of family policies

Report

The redistributive effects of the system of taxes and transfers in Europe

Social Inclusion
Amadeo Fuenmayor, Rafael Granell and Teresa Savall,Universitat de València
We analyse possible reforms, considered in a pre-covid-19 scenario, for improving the welfare state in Spain and its redistributive capacity in relation to the European average.
The redistributive effects of the system of taxes and transfers in Europe

Infodata

People suffering severe material deprivation

Social Inclusion
In the last ten years, the percentage of people in a situation of severe material deprivation in Spain has remained below the European average. Which country has the highest material deprivation rate?
People suffering severe material deprivation

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Reviews

Barometer

Barometer

Context Indicators

Using a series of basic indicators and synthetic indicators on social, demographic and economic issues, this section of the Social Observatory of “la Caixa” offers a view in figures of the social reality of Spain within the European and international context.

Context Indicators

Barometer

Social Inclusion Indicators

Social Inclusion

What is the country’s socioeconomic situation? The Social Observatory of “la Caixa” includes in this section a series of indicators that offer a current-day snapshot of the relationship between the economy and people, analysing aspects such as the composition of households or labour market access in comparison with the societies of peer countries.

Social Inclusion Indicators

Barometer

Education Indicators

Education

Where is education heading? In this section the Social Observatory of “la Caixa” presents a series of indicators are presented that are key to understanding the situation of education in our society. The majority have been built using data from international databases such as the European Social Survey (ESS) or the PISA Report, among others.

Education Indicators

Barometer

Science, Innovation and Environment Indicators

Science

Research is a potential driving force for promoting economic growth and social welfare. What is the relative effort in research that different countries make? What economic activities are related to that research? This set of indicators provides an introduction to the history of research and innovation in various countries.

Science, Innovation and Environment Indicators

Barometer

Culture Indicators

Culture

How is our country positioned in cultural questions? Understanding culture in its broadest form, the indicators presented by the Social Observatory of “la Caixa” in this section allow us to interpret how culture is interrelated, within a European context, with today’s social and economic reality.

Culture Indicators

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