Adequacy of social protection and labor programs (% of total welfare of beneficiary households) - Country Ranking

Definition: Adequacy of social protection and labor programs (SPL) is measured by the total transfer amount received by the population participating in social insurance, social safety net, and 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. 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/)

See also: Thematic map, Time series comparison

Find indicator:
Rank Country Value Year
1 Syrian Arab Republic 67.63 2003
2 Congo 66.99 2005
3 Poland 60.56 2012
4 Zambia 60.32 2010
5 Serbia 56.34 2010
6 Montenegro 53.42 2011
7 Ukraine 51.16 2013
8 Hungary 50.40 2007
9 Romania 49.18 2012
10 Belarus 48.08 2013
11 Mauritius 45.87 2012
12 Mauritania 45.34 2008
13 Uruguay 45.24 2012
14 Azerbaijan 43.30 2008
15 Mozambique 43.10 2008
16 Kyrgyz Republic 42.00 2012
17 Liberia 39.71 2007
18 Croatia 39.52 2010
19 Benin 39.49 2003
20 Brazil 39.47 2012
21 Madagascar 39.07 2010
22 Dem. Rep. Congo 38.26 2012
23 Turkey 37.80 2012
24 Moldova 34.33 2013
25 Armenia 33.63 2014
26 Lithuania 33.19 2008
27 Argentina 32.79 2012
28 Latvia 32.42 2009
29 Slovak Republic 32.30 2009
30 Bulgaria 32.19 2007
31 Lao PDR 29.84 2007
32 Georgia 29.25 2011
33 Paraguay 29.23 2011
34 Tonga 29.12 2009
35 Djibouti 28.95 2012
36 Dominica 28.88 2002
37 Mexico 28.59 2012
38 Togo 28.50 2011
39 Albania 27.99 2012
40 Palau 27.99 2006
41 Bhutan 27.64 2012
42 El Salvador 26.27 2012
43 Russia 26.18 2014
44 Costa Rica 24.66 2012
45 Solomon Islands 24.64 2005
46 Ecuador 24.53 2012
47 Chad 24.52 2011
48 Fiji 24.20 2008
49 Philippines 23.88 2013
50 South Africa 23.87 2010
51 Belize 23.35 2009
52 Afghanistan 22.99 2007
53 Ghana 22.83 2012
54 Vietnam 22.52 2014
55 Nicaragua 22.46 2009
56 Zimbabwe 21.62 2007
57 Panama 21.17 2012
58 Egypt 21.03 2008
59 Gabon 20.76 2005
60 Mongolia 20.71 2012
61 Timor-Leste 20.62 2011
62 Peru 19.57 2012
63 Pakistan 19.53 2013
64 Colombia 19.40 2012
65 Kenya 18.88 2005
66 Samoa 18.65 2008
67 Jordan 18.49 2010
68 Bosnia and Herzegovina 17.87 2007
69 Tanzania 17.65 2012
70 Burkina Faso 17.15 2014
71 Chile 16.96 2013
72 Niger 16.74 2011
73 Thailand 16.62 2013
74 Swaziland 15.70 2009
75 Mali 15.51 2009
76 Sri Lanka 15.47 2012
77 Cabo Verde 14.74 2007
78 Côte d'Ivoire 14.43 2002
79 Uganda 13.58 2012
80 Bolivia 13.50 2012
81 Comoros 13.22 2004
82 Cambodia 12.54 2013
83 Dominican Republic 12.49 2012
84 Jamaica 11.59 2010
85 Senegal 11.20 2011
86 Honduras 11.19 2011
87 Botswana 10.33 2009
88 Iraq 9.52 2012
89 Yemen 9.21 2005
90 Bangladesh 9.12 2010
91 Kazakhstan 9.10 2010
92 The Gambia 8.27 1998
93 Tajikistan 7.60 2011
94 Nigeria 7.57 2012
95 Nepal 5.95 2010
96 Kiribati 5.62 2006
97 Guatemala 4.98 2011
98 Central African Republic 4.82 2008
99 Malaysia 4.51 2008
100 Rwanda 4.04 2010
101 Tunisia 3.80 2010
102 Cameroon 3.13 2014
103 Malawi 1.92 2013
104 Sudan 1.05 2009
105 Haiti 0.57 2001
106 Papua New Guinea 0.46 2009
107 Sierra Leone 0.00 2011

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Aggregation method: Weighted average

Periodicity: Annual