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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Rank Country Value Year
1 Romania 28.79 2012
2 Lithuania 26.06 2008
3 Poland 22.68 2012
4 Uruguay 22.03 2012
5 South Africa 20.27 2005
6 Mauritius 16.97 2012
7 Azerbaijan 15.80 2008
8 Montenegro 13.85 2011
9 Georgia 13.42 2011
10 Albania 12.23 2012
11 Hungary 12.17 2007
12 Armenia 11.77 2013
13 Ukraine 10.96 2013
14 Croatia 10.74 2010
15 Latvia 10.44 2009
16 Slovak Republic 9.85 2009
17 Turkey 9.66 2012
18 Philippines 9.35 2013
19 Argentina 9.28 2012
20 Comoros 9.21 2004
21 Kyrgyz Republic 8.76 2006
22 Bulgaria 8.61 2007
23 Vietnam 6.43 2012
24 Iraq 5.50 2006
25 Bosnia and Herzegovina 4.86 2007
26 Honduras 4.77 2011
27 Bangladesh 4.62 2010
28 Rwanda 3.36 2010
29 Russia 3.33 2014
30 Chile 1.73 2013
31 Cabo Verde 1.59 2007
32 Senegal 0.93 2011
33 Belarus 0.84 2012

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Aggregation method: Weighted average

Periodicity: Annual