Joint Programming Initiative

More Years, Better Lives

The Potential and Challenges of Demographic Change

Benefits surviving relatives
Registratie Algemene Nabestaandenwet (ANW)

Topic
Social Systems and Welfare
Work and Productivity
Relevance for this Topic
Country Netherlands
More Topics

Governance

Contact information

Department of Social Security
Statistics Netherlands
Henri Faasdreef 312
2492 JP Den Haag
Netherlands
Phone: Infoservice: 003188 570 70 70
Email: info(at)cbs.nl

Timeliness, transparency

Data is collected on a monthly basis. Preliminary data is released 1 month after collection. Final database is published 3 months after collection.

Type of data


Registry

Type of Study

Cross-section, regular

Data gathering method

Registries

Type of data


Registry

Type of Study

Cross-section, regular

Data gathering method

Registries


Access to data


Cannot be downloaded directly.

Conditions of access


Access to data requires: (1) Access fee; (2) Official authorisation (CCS)


Months


Anonymised microdata


SPSS (default)


Contact data administrator (see contact information).

Access to data


Cannot be downloaded directly.

Conditions of access


Access to data requires: (1) Access fee; (2) Official authorisation (CCS)


Months


Anonymised microdata


SPSS (default)


Contact data administrator (see contact information).


Coverage


Data was collected between 2008 and 2013 using an integral observation of the Dutch population.


2008


Not applicable


Not applicable


Assigned benefits, by virtue of Benefits surviving relatives (ANW).


No age restrictions (besides legal age restrictions)


Representative for Dutch population with ANW-entitlements.


Detailed study of: Public benefits for widows, widowers and orphans.

Coverage


Data was collected between 2008 and 2013 using an integral observation of the Dutch population.


2008


Not applicable


Not applicable


Assigned benefits, by virtue of Benefits surviving relatives (ANW).


No age restrictions (besides legal age restrictions)


Representative for Dutch population with ANW-entitlements.


Detailed study of: Public benefits for widows, widowers and orphans.


Linkage


Linkable to other person databases through anonymised personal number

Linkage


Linkable to other person databases through anonymised personal number


Data quality


Some variables, which are not directly related to benefit entitlement or benefit level, are of mediocre quality.


No breaks.

Data quality


Some variables, which are not directly related to benefit entitlement or benefit level, are of mediocre quality.


No breaks.


Applicability


Strengths: The registry provides full coverage and is of high quality. Weaknesses: Some variables are of lesser quality.

Applicability


Strengths: The registry provides full coverage and is of high quality. Weaknesses: Some variables are of lesser quality.


  • The information about this dataset was compiled by the author:
  • Frank P. Pijpers
  • (see Partners)