Coverage of social safety net programs in 4th quintile (% of population) - Country Ranking - Europe

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 Slovak Republic 80.88 2009
2 Lithuania 55.73 2008
3 Romania 52.53 2012
4 Hungary 49.47 2007
5 Belarus 49.32 2013
6 Ukraine 46.30 2013
7 Latvia 44.86 2009
8 Bulgaria 35.41 2007
9 Poland 31.06 2012
10 Moldova 21.98 2013
11 Bosnia and Herzegovina 20.93 2007
12 Albania 15.12 2012
13 Croatia 14.67 2010
14 Turkey 8.30 2012
15 Serbia 6.15 2010
16 Montenegro 1.04 2011

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Aggregation method: Weighted average

Periodicity: Annual