World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Revenu minimum d'insertion

Article Id: WHEBN0003175096
Reproduction Date:

Title: Revenu minimum d'insertion  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: Michel Rocard, General Council of the Pyrénées-Orientales, Guaranteed minimum income, Poverty in France, Welfare in France
Collection: Economy of France, Welfare in France
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Publication
Date:
 

Revenu minimum d'insertion

The Revenu minimum d'insertion (RMI) is a French form of Michel Rocard (Socialist Party) and aimed at helping people who had the most problems with finding work.

Contents

  • Eligibility for RMI 1
  • Evolution of RMI 2
  • See also 3
  • References 4

Eligibility for RMI

The recipient of RMI must fulfill the following conditions:

  • be older than 25 or have children;
  • must commit to finding work within 3 months of the first payment of benefit;
  • live in France and, for non-EU nationals, have proof of having lived there for a minimum of five years;
  • not be a pupil, student, or in work experience;
  • not be married, in a civil union or a domestic partnership with someone who does not him/herself fulfill those conditions.

Evolution of RMI

According to an INSEE 2001 study, a quarter of the RMI beneficents had an employ or a remunerated "stage." During the 21 months preceding the study, half of the beneficents passed through a period of employment, generally part-time, and a quarter only CDI (Indeterminate Length Contract). The medium wage of these active people was of 610 Euros (after paying taxes).[1]

In 1994, in metropolitan France, the number of claimants of RMI was 783,436; ten years later (in June 2004), it had increased to 1,041,026. In the DOM, it was 105,033 in 1994, and 152,892 in June 2004.[2] By 31 December 2005, the figure stood at 1,112,400.[3] From December 2004 to December 2005, the number of RMI claimants increased by 4,7% according to the Secours catholique NGO[4]

In 2004, the government of Jean-Pierre Raffarin created the Revenu minimum d'activité (RMA) which is designed to replace the RMI. The RMA enforces much more strictly the obligations of claimants to find work.

See also

References

  1. ^ Le RMI treize ans après: entre redistribution et incitations (French)
  2. ^ Les bénéficiaires du RMI selon la situation familiale, INSEE (Source : Cnaf, fichier FILEAS, données au 31 décembre 1994 et au 30 juin 2004). Actualized in June 2004
  3. ^ Revenu minimum d'insertion
  4. ^ STATISTIQUES D’ACCUEIL 2005 – Pauvreté: facteur d'isolement, Secours catholique
This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and USA.gov, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for USA.gov and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
 
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
 
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.
 



Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from World eBook Fair are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.