Disinfo: The monthly support to a 4 member refugee family in Germany is 5000 euro a month


The monthly support for a  4 member refugee family in Germany amounts to 5000 euro a month.


Recurring disinformation about allowances for refugees in Germany euvsdisinfo.eu/report/a-syrian-refugee-with-four-wifes-and-23-children-earns-2/, . The real cost is difficult to count as the money is distributed by German federal states. The Federal Government pays the states a lump sum of 670 euro per refugee a month (that is 2680 for four). See: www.dw.com/en/the-complex-costs-of-integrating-refugees-in-germany/a-18818095,


  • Reported in: Issue82
  • DATE OF PUBLICATION: 25/09/2017
  • Language/target audience: Czech
  • Country: Germany
  • Keywords: Refugees, Migration crisis


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