Social insurance

Social insurance is about providing financial security in the event of illness, in old age, and for parents of small children. This area covers sickness insurance, pensions, parental insurance and benefits for parents.

Responsible for social insurance

Responsible minister

Ardalan Shekarabi, Minister for Public Administration
Ardalan Shekarabi Minister for Social Security

Responsible ministry

News about social insurance

  • The Swedish pension system

    Sweden has a fundamentally sound pension system, whose unique design attracted much international attention when it was adopted in the 1990s. Several countries, inspired by the Swedish pension system, have now reformed their own.

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