Adequacy of unemployment benefits and ALMP (% of total welfare of beneficiary households) - Country Ranking

Definition: Adequacy of unemployment benefits and active labor market programs (ALMP) is measured by the total transfer amount received by the population participating in unemployment benefits and active labor market programs as a share of their total welfare. Welfare is defined as the total income or total expenditure of beneficiary households. Unemployment benefits and active labor market programs include unemployment compensation, severance pay, and early retirement due to labor market reasons, labor market services (intermediation), training (vocational, life skills, and cash for training), job rotation and job sharing, employment incentives and wage subsidies, supported employment and rehabilitation, and employment measures for the disabled. Estimates include both direct and indirect beneficiaries.

Source: ASPIRE: The Atlas of Social Protection - Indicators of Resilience and Equity, The World Bank. Data are based on national representative household surveys. (datatopics.worldbank.org/aspire/)

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Find indicator:
Rank Country Value Year
1 Kyrgyz Republic 47.19 2011
2 Pakistan 31.81 2009
3 Romania 28.79 2012
4 Lithuania 26.06 2008
5 Poland 22.68 2012
6 Uruguay 22.03 2012
7 South Africa 20.27 2005
8 Moldova 20.12 2013
9 Mauritius 16.97 2012
10 Azerbaijan 15.80 2008
11 Montenegro 13.85 2011
12 Georgia 13.42 2011
13 Albania 12.23 2012
14 Hungary 12.17 2007
15 Armenia 11.77 2013
16 Ukraine 10.96 2013
17 Latvia 10.44 2009
18 Slovak Republic 9.85 2009
19 Turkey 9.66 2012
20 Philippines 9.35 2013
21 Argentina 9.28 2012
22 Comoros 9.21 2004
23 Croatia 9.02 2008
24 Bulgaria 8.61 2007
25 Mongolia 8.57 2012
26 Vietnam 5.96 2014
27 Iraq 5.50 2006
28 Bosnia and Herzegovina 4.86 2007
29 Honduras 4.77 2011
30 Rwanda 3.36 2010
31 Tajikistan 2.69 2011
32 Chile 1.73 2013
33 Cabo Verde 1.59 2007
34 Senegal 0.93 2011
35 Belarus 0.84 2012
36 Bangladesh 0.39 2010

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Aggregation method: Weighted average

Periodicity: Annual