Benefit incidence of social insurance programs to poorest quintile (% of total social insurance benefits) - Country Ranking

Definition: Benefit incidence of social insurance programs to poorest quintile shows the percentage of total social insurance benefits received by the poorest 20% of the population. Social insurance programs include old age contributory pensions (including survivors and disability) and social security and health insurance benefits (including occupational injury benefits, paid sick leave, maternity and other social insurance). 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 Lithuania 19.33 2008
2 Belize 18.95 2009
3 Tajikistan 17.76 2011
4 Georgia 16.59 2011
5 Azerbaijan 16.20 2008
6 Bulgaria 15.46 2007
7 Kyrgyz Republic 14.79 2011
8 Armenia 14.77 2013
9 Latvia 14.38 2009
10 Ukraine 13.79 2013
11 Moldova 13.69 2013
12 Croatia 12.92 2008
13 Albania 12.23 2012
14 Belarus 12.22 2012
15 Mongolia 11.85 2012
16 Bosnia and Herzegovina 11.79 2007
17 Kazakhstan 10.85 2010
18 Hungary 10.76 2007
19 Jordan 9.96 2010
20 Mauritania 9.93 2008
21 Argentina 9.66 2012
22 Serbia 9.40 2010
23 Gabon 8.64 2005
24 Poland 8.44 2012
25 Yemen 8.08 2005
26 Iraq 8.02 2012
27 Palau 7.13 2006
28 Montenegro 7.05 2011
29 Romania 6.83 2012
30 Fiji 6.73 2008
31 Slovak Republic 6.24 2009
32 Jamaica 6.07 2010
33 Egypt 5.69 2008
34 Chile 5.69 2013
35 Kiribati 5.53 2006
36 Mozambique 5.29 2008
37 Turkey 5.12 2012
38 Djibouti 4.48 2012
39 Mauritius 4.46 2012
40 Papua New Guinea 4.21 2009
41 Solomon Islands 4.09 2005
42 Malaysia 3.69 2008
43 Afghanistan 3.66 2007
44 Congo 3.64 2005
45 Cabo Verde 3.32 2007
46 Uruguay 2.98 2012
47 Ghana 2.69 2005
48 Lao PDR 2.30 2007
49 Dominican Republic 2.19 2012
50 Pakistan 2.12 2013
51 Sri Lanka 1.98 2012
52 Cameroon 1.89 2007
53 Brazil 1.79 2012
54 Dem. Rep. Congo 1.75 2005
55 Vietnam 1.62 2014
56 Cambodia 1.49 2008
57 Kenya 1.45 2005
58 Costa Rica 1.36 2012
59 Bhutan 1.31 2012
60 Ecuador 1.29 2012
61 Honduras 1.24 2011
62 Mexico 1.11 2012
63 Zambia 1.07 2010
64 Philippines 1.02 2013
65 Nicaragua 0.98 2009
66 Panama 0.91 2012
67 El Salvador 0.90 2012
68 Peru 0.87 2012
69 Guatemala 0.68 2011
70 Malawi 0.57 2010
71 Nigeria 0.54 2012
72 Comoros 0.54 2004
73 South Africa 0.54 2005
74 Paraguay 0.48 2011
75 Nepal 0.46 2010
76 Thailand 0.45 2009
77 Bolivia 0.44 2012
78 Mali 0.40 2009
79 Bangladesh 0.24 2010
80 Senegal 0.23 2011
81 Colombia 0.21 2012
82 Rwanda 0.17 2010
83 Liberia 0.04 2007
84 Niger 0.03 2011
85 Sierra Leone 0.00 2011
85 Timor-Leste 0.00 2007
85 Uganda 0.00 2009
85 Lesotho 0.00 2014
85 Tanzania 0.00 2010
85 Togo 0.00 2006

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Aggregation method: Weighted average

Periodicity: Annual