Coverage of social safety net programs in 2nd quintile (% of population) - Country Ranking

Definition: Coverage of social safety net programs shows the percentage of population participating in cash transfers and last resort programs, noncontributory social pensions, other cash transfers programs (child, family and orphan allowances, birth and death grants, disability benefits, and other allowances), conditional cash transfers, in-kind food transfers (food stamps and vouchers, food rations, supplementary feeding, and emergency food distribution), school feeding, other social assistance programs (housing allowances, scholarships, fee waivers, health subsidies, and other social assistance) and public works programs (cash for work and food for work). 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 Mongolia 99.83 2012
2 Thailand 98.44 2013
3 Slovak Republic 93.89 2009
4 Peru 88.76 2012
5 Chile 88.29 2013
6 Malaysia 87.93 2008
7 Botswana 87.30 2009
8 Bolivia 85.61 2012
9 Azerbaijan 85.52 2008
10 Ecuador 83.11 2012
11 Jamaica 82.38 2010
12 Iraq 81.68 2012
13 South Africa 79.76 2010
14 Indonesia 79.39 2014
15 Guatemala 77.78 2011
16 Jordan 76.82 2010
17 Uruguay 76.14 2012
18 Mexico 75.46 2012
19 Russia 74.49 2014
20 Uganda 71.20 2012
21 El Salvador 70.88 2012
22 Romania 69.25 2012
23 Panama 67.11 2012
24 Hungary 65.63 2007
25 Costa Rica 65.30 2012
26 Swaziland 64.17 2009
27 Liberia 64.11 2007
28 Lithuania 62.67 2008
29 Paraguay 61.56 2011
30 Honduras 60.76 2011
31 Lesotho 60.37 2014
32 Belarus 59.92 2013
33 Latvia 55.50 2009
34 Colombia 54.56 2012
35 Gabon 54.05 2005
36 Ukraine 53.35 2013
37 Vietnam 52.21 2014
38 Egypt 47.35 2008
39 Mauritius 46.84 2012
40 Nepal 46.51 2010
41 Mauritania 46.01 2014
42 Nicaragua 45.82 2009
43 Malawi 45.48 2013
44 Morocco 43.03 2009
45 Poland 42.89 2012
46 Bulgaria 41.59 2007
47 Philippines 40.97 2013
48 Dominican Republic 37.48 2012
49 Sri Lanka 34.11 2012
50 Georgia 34.08 2011
51 Kazakhstan 33.08 2010
52 Rwanda 32.62 2010
53 Timor-Leste 32.19 2011
54 Armenia 31.93 2014
55 Croatia 30.57 2010
56 Sierra Leone 29.47 2011
57 Turkey 24.61 2012
58 Moldova 23.94 2013
59 India 23.11 2011
60 Kenya 23.09 2005
61 Cabo Verde 22.87 2007
62 Albania 22.82 2012
63 Brazil 22.73 2012
64 Namibia 21.93 2009
65 Bosnia and Herzegovina 21.37 2007
66 Belize 21.06 2009
67 Zimbabwe 19.69 2007
68 Argentina 19.24 2012
69 Tanzania 17.87 2012
70 Bangladesh 16.28 2010
71 Ethiopia 16.27 2010
72 Serbia 15.71 2010
73 Yemen 15.44 2005
74 Tunisia 15.28 2010
75 Dominica 13.56 2002
76 Pakistan 13.02 2013
77 Afghanistan 11.86 2011
78 Sudan 10.24 2009
79 Djibouti 10.01 2012
80 Kyrgyz Republic 9.73 2012
81 Senegal 9.54 2011
82 Fiji 9.02 2008
83 Tajikistan 8.29 2011
84 Dem. Rep. Congo 6.82 2012
85 Nigeria 6.22 2012
86 Venezuela 6.08 2006
87 Mozambique 5.68 2008
88 Montenegro 5.44 2011
89 Ghana 5.27 2012
90 Côte d'Ivoire 4.75 2002
91 Lebanon 4.62 2004
92 Kiribati 3.83 2006
93 Niger 3.75 2011
94 The Gambia 3.47 1998
95 Bhutan 2.74 2012
96 Palau 2.69 2006
97 Papua New Guinea 2.64 2009
98 Burkina Faso 1.50 2014
99 Congo 1.05 2005
100 Haiti 0.56 2001
101 Central African Republic 0.37 2008
102 Zambia 0.35 2010
103 Cameroon 0.34 2014
104 Solomon Islands 0.30 2005
105 Madagascar 0.22 2010
106 Chad 0.15 2011

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Aggregation method: Weighted average

Periodicity: Annual