Can you tell me if the national insurance scheme is an insurance?

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Dear Department for Work and Pensions,

When we pay National insurance we are led to believe that this is an insurance to cover us for illness and to pay pensions.
Can you tell me if this is actually an insurance scheme in the true word

Yours faithfully,

Trudy Baddams

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Dear Trudy Baddams,

I am writing in response to your request for information, received 20th
April.

Yours sincerely,

DWP Central FoI Team

Dear Department for Work and Pensions,

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Trudy Baddams

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