Coverage of social safety net programs in 4th 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 99.95 2012
2 Thailand 86.88 2013
3 Azerbaijan 86.86 2008
4 Peru 85.61 2012
5 Slovak Republic 80.88 2009
6 Malaysia 78.58 2008
7 Iraq 72.37 2012
8 Bolivia 70.26 2012
9 Chile 69.54 2013
10 Botswana 67.47 2009
11 Russia 65.51 2014
12 Jordan 61.07 2010
13 Ecuador 60.03 2012
14 Liberia 58.73 2007
15 Jamaica 58.17 2010
16 Uganda 56.15 2012
17 Lithuania 55.73 2008
18 Guatemala 53.56 2011
19 Romania 52.53 2012
20 Indonesia 51.74 2014
21 Lesotho 50.83 2014
22 Hungary 49.47 2007
23 Belarus 49.32 2013
24 El Salvador 47.48 2012
25 South Africa 47.43 2010
26 Mauritania 46.67 2014
27 Egypt 46.53 2008
28 Ukraine 46.30 2013
29 Latvia 44.86 2009
30 Swaziland 43.95 2009
31 Mexico 43.82 2012
32 Gabon 43.55 2005
33 Mauritius 42.55 2012
34 Malawi 41.75 2013
35 Uruguay 40.96 2012
36 Honduras 40.43 2011
37 Paraguay 38.01 2011
38 Panama 37.71 2012
39 Nepal 36.71 2010
40 Bulgaria 35.41 2007
41 Vietnam 35.16 2014
42 Rwanda 33.80 2010
43 Timor-Leste 33.57 2011
44 Costa Rica 32.91 2012
45 Morocco 32.54 2009
46 Nicaragua 31.97 2009
47 Colombia 31.19 2012
48 Dominican Republic 31.06 2012
49 Poland 31.06 2012
50 Sierra Leone 27.92 2011
51 Kazakhstan 25.37 2010
52 Armenia 23.29 2014
53 Moldova 21.98 2013
54 Georgia 20.93 2011
55 Bosnia and Herzegovina 20.93 2007
56 Tanzania 20.42 2012
57 Zimbabwe 19.20 2007
58 Cabo Verde 17.76 2007
59 Sri Lanka 16.65 2012
60 Belize 16.32 2009
61 Brazil 16.16 2012
62 Albania 15.12 2012
63 Croatia 14.67 2010
64 Kenya 13.87 2005
65 India 13.22 2011
66 Ethiopia 12.95 2010
67 Tunisia 11.67 2010
68 Argentina 11.66 2012
69 Yemen 11.32 2005
70 Dem. Rep. Congo 11.29 2012
71 Senegal 11.05 2011
72 Philippines 10.95 2013
73 Bangladesh 9.85 2010
74 Namibia 8.97 2009
75 Turkey 8.30 2012
76 Tajikistan 8.30 2011
77 Fiji 8.11 2008
78 Ghana 7.21 2012
79 Pakistan 7.12 2013
80 Afghanistan 7.09 2011
81 Côte d'Ivoire 6.34 2002
82 Serbia 6.15 2010
83 Lebanon 5.69 2004
84 Sudan 4.94 2009
85 Kiribati 4.88 2006
86 Mozambique 4.74 2008
87 Kyrgyz Republic 4.65 2012
88 Venezuela 4.10 2006
89 Papua New Guinea 4.09 2009
90 Djibouti 3.67 2012
91 Nigeria 3.21 2012
92 Dominica 2.93 2002
93 Burkina Faso 2.88 2014
94 The Gambia 2.70 1998
95 Niger 2.22 2011
96 Solomon Islands 1.69 2005
97 Bhutan 1.52 2012
98 Cameroon 1.10 2014
99 Montenegro 1.04 2011
100 Palau 0.72 2006
101 Haiti 0.63 2001
102 Congo 0.50 2005
103 Zambia 0.41 2010
104 Chad 0.37 2011
105 Central African Republic 0.23 2008
106 Madagascar 0.20 2010

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Aggregation method: Weighted average

Periodicity: Annual