Number of benefits WAO, Wajong and WAZ by month, 1998-2010


The number of disablement benefits under the Disablement Insurance Act (WAO), the Disablement Provision Act for Disabled from an Early Age (Wajong) and
the Disablement Insurance Act for Self-employed (WAZ) by sex, age, degree of disablement, sector, category of origin, diagnostic code and period.

Employee's who became sick on January the first of 2004 or later, can no longer acquire a WAO benefit.
Nothing will change for benefits already paid under the WAO.
As from January the first of 2006 there is a new Disablement Insurance Act (WIA).

The Self-employed persons, who became sick on 1 August 2004 or later, can no longer acquire a WAZ benefit. Nothing will change for benefits already paid under the WAZ.

Data available from: January 1998 until November 2010.

In the period 1998-2000 the breakdown by diagnostic code is only available for the months December.
For the period 1998-2000 it proved necessary to combine and include the public sector categories 'public sector education and science' and 'other public sector' in the category 'other public sector'.
From January 2004 the breakdown by economic benefits has been changed. The benefits which were categorised in the 'public sector services' have been or will be transferred to the 'other public sector'.
The category of origin of the vast majority of benefits to persons living abroad is unknown.
See also the table 'Labour disablement; regional.

Status of the figures
The figures of November 2009 until November 2010 are provisional, the other figures are definitive.
Since the table has been stopped, the provisional figures will not become definitive.

Changes as of 22 October 2013
The table has been stopped.

Number of benefits WAO, Wajong and WAZ by month, 1998-2010

Sex Degree of disablement Age Periods Labour disablement benefitsTotal number of disablement benefits (absolute) Disablement Insurance Act (WAO)WAO, total number of benefits (absolute) Disablement Provision Act (Wajong)Wajong, total number of benefits (absolute) Disablement Act for Self-employed (WAZ)WAZ, total number of benefits (absolute)
Total men and women Total disablement 15 to 65 yrs 2006 July 864,590 663,840 151,740 49,020
Total men and women Total disablement 15 to 65 yrs 2006 August 860,050 659,130 152,390 48,530
Total men and women Total disablement 15 to 65 yrs 2006 September 854,930 653,980 152,860 48,090
Total men and women Total disablement 15 to 65 yrs 2006 October 851,640 650,080 153,830 47,720
Total men and women Total disablement 15 to 65 yrs 2006 November 848,410 646,150 154,900 47,350
Total men and women Total disablement 15 to 65 yrs 2006 December 844,340 641,830 155,530 46,980
Total men and women Total disablement 15 to 65 yrs 2007 January 840,130 637,050 156,540 46,530
Total men and women Total disablement 15 to 65 yrs 2007 February 836,730 633,130 157,440 46,160
Total men and women Total disablement 15 to 65 yrs 2007 March 832,570 628,590 158,290 45,690
Total men and women Total disablement 15 to 65 yrs 2007 April 829,420 624,940 159,170 45,310
Total men and women Total disablement 15 to 65 yrs 2007 May 825,640 620,830 159,890 44,920
Total men and women Total disablement 15 to 65 yrs 2007 June 822,530 616,990 161,000 44,530
Total men and women Total disablement 15 to 65 yrs 2007 July 819,430 613,180 162,030 44,220
Total men and women Total disablement 15 to 65 yrs 2007 August 816,490 609,590 163,040 43,860
Total men and women Total disablement 15 to 65 yrs 2007 September 813,420 605,960 163,970 43,500
Total men and women Total disablement 15 to 65 yrs 2007 October 811,210 603,150 164,860 43,200
Total men and women Total disablement 15 to 65 yrs 2007 November 810,230 601,150 166,090 42,990
Total men and women Total disablement 15 to 65 yrs 2007 December 808,190 598,870 166,550 42,770
Total men and women Total disablement 15 to 65 yrs 2008 January 806,170 596,150 167,560 42,450
Total men and women Total disablement 15 to 65 yrs 2008 February 803,820 593,150 168,580 42,100
Total men and women Total disablement 15 to 65 yrs 2008 March 800,900 589,850 169,330 41,720
Total men and women Total disablement 15 to 65 yrs 2008 April 798,590 586,950 170,280 41,370
Total men and women Total disablement 15 to 65 yrs 2008 May 796,090 583,720 171,380 40,990
Total men and women Total disablement 15 to 65 yrs 2008 June 793,070 580,240 172,270 40,570
Total men and women Total disablement 15 to 65 yrs 2008 July 790,030 576,400 173,440 40,200
Total men and women Total disablement 15 to 65 yrs 2008 August 786,520 572,110 174,550 39,860
Total men and women Total disablement 15 to 65 yrs 2008 September 785,530 570,440 175,460 39,630
Total men and women Total disablement 15 to 65 yrs 2008 October 783,220 567,370 176,540 39,320
Total men and women Total disablement 15 to 65 yrs 2008 November 780,690 564,010 177,670 39,010
Total men and women Total disablement 15 to 65 yrs 2008 December 778,030 561,150 178,170 38,710
Total men and women Total disablement 15 to 65 yrs 2009 January 775,470 557,730 179,400 38,350
Total men and women Total disablement 15 to 65 yrs 2009 February 773,320 554,840 180,470 38,020
Total men and women Total disablement 15 to 65 yrs 2009 March 770,320 551,440 181,240 37,650
Total men and women Total disablement 15 to 65 yrs 2009 April 767,590 548,250 182,040 37,300
Total men and women Total disablement 15 to 65 yrs 2009 May 765,050 544,980 183,120 36,940
Total men and women Total disablement 15 to 65 yrs 2009 June 762,620 541,870 184,150 36,590
Total men and women Total disablement 15 to 65 yrs 2009 July 760,600 538,850 185,500 36,250
Total men and women Total disablement 15 to 65 yrs 2009 August 758,560 535,950 186,690 35,920
Total men and women Total disablement 15 to 65 yrs 2009 September 755,990 532,580 187,820 35,590
Total men and women Total disablement 15 to 65 yrs 2009 October 754,280 529,770 189,230 35,280
Total men and women Total disablement 15 to 65 yrs 2009 November* 753,050 527,500 190,600 34,960
Total men and women Total disablement 15 to 65 yrs 2009 December* 751,310 524,950 191,700 34,660
Total men and women Total disablement 15 to 65 yrs 2010 January* 745,970 518,780 193,360 33,830
Total men and women Total disablement 15 to 65 yrs 2010 February* 743,280 515,430 194,370 33,480
Total men and women Total disablement 15 to 65 yrs 2010 March* 740,190 512,050 195,020 33,120
Total men and women Total disablement 15 to 65 yrs 2010 April* 735,590 507,720 195,140 32,730
Total men and women Total disablement 15 to 65 yrs 2010 May* 732,560 504,820 195,390 32,360
Total men and women Total disablement 15 to 65 yrs 2010 June* 729,190 501,660 195,490 32,050
Total men and women Total disablement 15 to 65 yrs 2010 July* 726,050 498,790 195,560 31,710
Total men and women Total disablement 15 to 65 yrs 2010 August* 723,260 496,240 195,610 31,410
Total men and women Total disablement 15 to 65 yrs 2010 September* 720,690 493,910 195,610 31,170
Total men and women Total disablement 15 to 65 yrs 2010 October* 718,230 491,700 195,600 30,930
Total men and women Total disablement 15 to 65 yrs 2010 November* 715,080 488,880 195,520 30,680
Total men and women Partial disablement (< 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2006 July 242,820 220,780 3,340 18,700
Total men and women Partial disablement (< 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2006 August 240,830 219,010 3,320 18,500
Total men and women Partial disablement (< 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2006 September 238,680 217,060 3,310 18,310
Total men and women Partial disablement (< 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2006 October 236,910 215,440 3,310 18,170
Total men and women Partial disablement (< 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2006 November 234,720 213,400 3,320 18,000
Total men and women Partial disablement (< 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2006 December 232,800 211,650 3,310 17,830
Total men and women Partial disablement (< 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2007 January 230,440 209,510 3,320 17,610
Total men and women Partial disablement (< 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2007 February 228,460 207,730 3,330 17,410
Total men and women Partial disablement (< 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2007 March 226,010 205,550 3,300 17,160
Total men and women Partial disablement (< 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2007 April 224,330 204,030 3,310 16,990
Total men and women Partial disablement (< 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2007 May 222,590 202,460 3,300 16,830
Total men and women Partial disablement (< 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2007 June 220,890 200,910 3,290 16,680
Total men and women Partial disablement (< 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2007 July 219,450 199,610 3,290 16,560
Total men and women Partial disablement (< 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2007 August 217,800 198,100 3,280 16,420
Total men and women Partial disablement (< 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2007 September 216,370 196,800 3,270 16,300
Total men and women Partial disablement (< 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2007 October 215,110 195,630 3,280 16,190
Total men and women Partial disablement (< 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2007 November 214,030 194,610 3,300 16,120
Total men and women Partial disablement (< 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2007 December 213,190 193,840 3,310 16,050
Total men and women Partial disablement (< 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2008 January 211,820 192,580 3,330 15,920
Total men and women Partial disablement (< 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2008 February 210,320 191,240 3,340 15,750
Total men and women Partial disablement (< 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2008 March 208,810 189,900 3,320 15,590
Total men and women Partial disablement (< 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2008 April 207,360 188,610 3,330 15,430
Total men and women Partial disablement (< 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2008 May 205,910 187,290 3,340 15,280
Total men and women Partial disablement (< 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2008 June 204,320 185,890 3,360 15,070
Total men and women Partial disablement (< 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2008 July 202,630 184,350 3,380 14,910
Total men and women Partial disablement (< 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2008 August 200,580 182,410 3,410 14,770
Total men and women Partial disablement (< 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2008 September 199,960 181,860 3,410 14,690
Total men and women Partial disablement (< 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2008 October 198,540 180,540 3,430 14,560
Total men and women Partial disablement (< 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2008 November 196,790 179,050 3,440 14,300
Total men and women Partial disablement (< 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2008 December 195,680 177,950 3,440 14,290
Total men and women Partial disablement (< 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2009 January 194,200 176,580 3,480 14,140
Total men and women Partial disablement (< 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2009 February 192,760 175,270 3,490 14,000
Total men and women Partial disablement (< 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2009 March 191,180 173,850 3,490 13,840
Total men and women Partial disablement (< 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2009 April 189,890 172,690 3,500 13,710
Total men and women Partial disablement (< 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2009 May 188,680 171,580 3,520 13,580
Total men and women Partial disablement (< 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2009 June 187,390 170,380 3,560 13,450
Total men and women Partial disablement (< 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2009 July 186,110 169,190 3,610 13,310
Total men and women Partial disablement (< 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2009 August 184,960 168,140 3,630 13,180
Total men and women Partial disablement (< 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2009 September 183,640 166,920 3,670 13,060
Total men and women Partial disablement (< 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2009 October 182,380 165,760 3,710 12,910
Total men and women Partial disablement (< 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2009 November* 181,430 164,860 3,770 12,800
Total men and women Partial disablement (< 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2009 December* 180,430 163,990 3,780 12,660
Total men and women Partial disablement (< 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2010 January* 177,530 161,190 3,830 12,520
Total men and women Partial disablement (< 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2010 February* 176,150 159,930 3,840 12,380
Total men and women Partial disablement (< 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2010 March* 174,600 158,530 3,840 12,230
Total men and women Partial disablement (< 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2010 April* 173,050 157,130 3,840 12,080
Total men and women Partial disablement (< 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2010 May* 171,750 155,980 3,840 11,930
Total men and women Partial disablement (< 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2010 June* 170,550 154,900 3,840 11,810
Total men and women Partial disablement (< 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2010 July* 169,220 153,710 3,840 11,670
Total men and women Partial disablement (< 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2010 August* 168,080 152,700 3,840 11,550
Total men and women Partial disablement (< 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2010 September* 166,980 151,710 3,820 11,450
Total men and women Partial disablement (< 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2010 October* 165,790 150,640 3,800 11,350
Total men and women Partial disablement (< 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2010 November* 164,610 149,580 3,790 11,240
Total men and women Complete disablement (>= 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2006 July 621,360 442,730 148,400 30,220
Total men and women Complete disablement (>= 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2006 August 619,020 439,990 149,080 29,950
Total men and women Complete disablement (>= 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2006 September 616,040 436,800 149,540 29,690
Total men and women Complete disablement (>= 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2006 October 614,500 434,510 150,530 29,470
Total men and women Complete disablement (>= 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2006 November 613,400 432,600 151,580 29,220
Total men and women Complete disablement (>= 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2006 December 611,210 429,990 152,210 29,000
Total men and women Complete disablement (>= 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2007 January 609,290 427,320 153,220 28,750
Total men and women Complete disablement (>= 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2007 February 607,840 425,160 154,120 28,560
Total men and women Complete disablement (>= 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2007 March 606,090 422,770 154,980 28,330
Total men and women Complete disablement (>= 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2007 April 604,600 420,630 155,850 28,110
Total men and women Complete disablement (>= 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2007 May 602,550 418,070 156,600 27,890
Total men and women Complete disablement (>= 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2007 June 601,120 415,760 157,710 27,650
Total men and women Complete disablement (>= 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2007 July 599,450 413,250 158,750 27,450
Total men and women Complete disablement (>= 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2007 August 598,140 411,150 159,760 27,230
Total men and women Complete disablement (>= 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2007 September 596,500 408,810 160,700 26,990
Total men and women Complete disablement (>= 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2007 October 595,550 407,160 161,580 26,810
Total men and women Complete disablement (>= 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2007 November 595,660 406,180 162,790 26,680
Total men and women Complete disablement (>= 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2007 December 594,460 404,670 163,250 26,550
Total men and women Complete disablement (>= 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2008 January 593,780 403,190 164,240 26,360
Total men and women Complete disablement (>= 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2008 February 592,930 401,510 165,240 26,180
Total men and women Complete disablement (>= 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2008 March 591,500 399,540 166,000 25,950
Total men and women Complete disablement (>= 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2008 April 590,630 397,920 166,950 25,760
Total men and women Complete disablement (>= 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2008 May 589,550 395,990 168,040 25,520
Total men and women Complete disablement (>= 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2008 June 588,100 393,890 168,910 25,300
Total men and women Complete disablement (>= 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2008 July 586,740 391,590 170,060 25,090
Total men and women Complete disablement (>= 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2008 August 585,270 389,230 171,150 24,890
Total men and women Complete disablement (>= 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2008 September 584,880 388,090 172,040 24,740
Total men and women Complete disablement (>= 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2008 October 583,990 386,330 173,100 24,550
Total men and women Complete disablement (>= 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2008 November 582,920 384,450 174,230 24,250
Total men and women Complete disablement (>= 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2008 December 581,620 382,680 174,720 24,210
Total men and women Complete disablement (>= 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2009 January 580,530 380,620 175,920 23,990
Total men and women Complete disablement (>= 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2009 February 579,800 379,020 176,980 23,790
Total men and women Complete disablement (>= 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2009 March 578,360 377,020 177,750 23,590
Total men and women Complete disablement (>= 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2009 April 576,900 374,980 178,540 23,380
Total men and women Complete disablement (>= 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2009 May 575,540 372,800 179,600 23,140
Total men and women Complete disablement (>= 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2009 June 574,380 370,880 180,600 22,910
Total men and women Complete disablement (>= 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2009 July 573,640 369,040 181,900 22,700
Total men and women Complete disablement (>= 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2009 August 572,740 367,180 183,060 22,500
Total men and women Complete disablement (>= 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2009 September 571,470 365,030 184,150 22,290
Total men and women Complete disablement (>= 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2009 October 571,000 363,370 185,520 22,120
Total men and women Complete disablement (>= 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2009 November* 570,720 361,980 186,830 21,910
Total men and women Complete disablement (>= 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2009 December* 569,950 360,290 187,920 21,750
Total men and women Complete disablement (>= 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2010 January* 564,650 354,400 189,120 21,130
Total men and women Complete disablement (>= 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2010 February* 563,330 352,280 190,130 20,920
Total men and women Complete disablement (>= 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2010 March* 561,630 350,160 190,770 20,710
Total men and women Complete disablement (>= 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2010 April* 559,680 348,170 191,040 20,470
Total men and women Complete disablement (>= 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2010 May* 557,690 346,260 191,200 20,230
Total men and women Complete disablement (>= 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2010 June* 555,890 344,330 191,510 20,050
Total men and women Complete disablement (>= 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2010 July* 553,870 342,500 191,530 19,840
Total men and women Complete disablement (>= 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2010 August* 552,020 340,850 191,510 19,660
Total men and women Complete disablement (>= 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2010 September* 550,440 339,450 191,490 19,500
Total men and women Complete disablement (>= 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2010 October* 549,100 338,280 191,450 19,370
Total men and women Complete disablement (>= 80%) 15 to 65 yrs 2010 November* 547,830 337,220 191,400 19,220
Source: CBS.
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