Article

Loneliness in older people

Social Inclusion
Javier Yanguas Lezaun, ”la Caixa” Programme for Elderly People

How do the elderly deal with loneliness? According to this study, 64% of them experience feelings of loneliness to some extent.

Article

The covid-19 crisis affects employment inequality between immigrants and natives

Social Inclusion
Jacobo Muñoz Comet, Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia (UNED)

The immigrant population, particularly women, have been the most vulnerable group affected by unemployment caused by the economic crisis derived from covid-19.

 

The covid-19 crisis affects employment inequality between immigrants and natives

Article

Loneliness during lockdown: An epidemic within the covid-19 pandemic

Social Inclusion
Juan Manuel García-González and Inmaculada Montero, Universidad Pablo de Olavide, UPO;Rafael Grande, Universidad de Málaga;Dolores Puga, CSIC

Has covid-19 worsened feelings of loneliness? According to this study on over 55s in Andalusia, during lockdown feelings of loneliness increased from 47% to 56%, especially affecting women

Loneliness during lockdown: An epidemic within the covid-19 pandemic

Article

Life dissatisfaction during the covid-19 pandemic in Spain

Social Inclusion
María Rosalía Vicente Cuervo, Universidad de Oviedo;Pablo de Pedraza, European Commission, DG Joint Research Centre

Poor health and job loss are the main factors associated with dissatisfaction with life during the covid-19 pandemic in Spain. Our analysis in this article.

Life dissatisfaction during the covid-19 pandemic in Spain

Article

Why we should be concerned about increased wealth inequality in Spain

Social Inclusion
Diederik Boertien, Centre d'Estudis Demogràfics (CED) - CERCA

Individuals in low-income households are increasingly more likely to have no wealth or have debt. Between 2002 and 2017, the share of individuals living in households that had debt increased from 3% to 9%.

Why we should be concerned about increased wealth inequality in Spain

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Social Inclusion Indicators

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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.