Adequacy of social insurance programs (% of total welfare of beneficiary households) - Country Ranking

Definition: Adequacy of social insurance programs is measured by the total transfer amount received by the population participating in social insurance programs as a share of their total welfare. Welfare is defined as the total income or total expenditure of beneficiary households. Social insurance programs include old age contributory pensions (including survivors and disability) and social security and health insurance benefits (including occupational injury benefits, paid sick leave, maternity and other social insurance). 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 Thailand 75.27 2013
2 Poland 74.28 2012
3 Romania 67.70 2012
4 Syrian Arab Republic 67.63 2003
5 Congo 62.89 2005
6 Hungary 61.24 2007
7 Belarus 61.09 2013
8 Zambia 60.32 2010
9 Ukraine 58.99 2013
10 Serbia 58.07 2010
11 Montenegro 55.12 2011
12 Lithuania 51.43 2008
13 Latvia 47.82 2009
14 Brazil 46.52 2012
15 Slovak Republic 46.41 2009
16 Uruguay 45.66 2012
17 Kenya 45.45 2005
18 Kyrgyz Republic 43.98 2012
19 Mexico 43.46 2012
20 Mozambique 43.10 2008
21 Fiji 42.80 2008
22 Croatia 42.78 2010
23 Turkey 42.47 2012
24 Cabo Verde 40.62 2007
25 Ecuador 39.96 2012
26 Liberia 39.71 2007
27 Benin 39.49 2003
28 Egypt 39.25 2008
29 South Africa 38.90 2005
30 Moldova 38.85 2013
31 Mauritius 36.44 2012
32 Bulgaria 36.38 2007
33 Bolivia 36.13 2012
34 Argentina 35.74 2012
35 Djibouti 34.85 2012
36 Mauritania 34.80 2008
37 Bangladesh 34.36 2010
38 Panama 34.06 2012
39 El Salvador 33.66 2012
40 Albania 33.23 2012
41 Jordan 33.11 2010
42 Timor-Leste 32.78 2011
43 Armenia 32.64 2014
44 Sri Lanka 32.10 2012
45 Jamaica 31.31 2010
46 Paraguay 30.74 2011
47 Pakistan 30.43 2013
48 Malaysia 30.28 2008
49 Lao PDR 29.84 2007
50 Philippines 29.60 2013
51 Colombia 29.56 2012
52 Tonga 29.12 2009
53 Dominica 28.96 2002
54 Vietnam 28.94 2014
55 Costa Rica 28.64 2012
56 Togo 28.50 2011
57 Palau 27.98 2006
58 Bhutan 27.64 2012
59 Chile 27.59 2013
60 Dominican Republic 27.45 2012
61 Dem. Rep. Congo 27.29 2012
62 Chad 26.89 2011
63 Honduras 26.60 2011
64 Georgia 25.97 2011
65 Russia 25.77 2014
66 Belize 25.12 2009
67 Nicaragua 24.72 2009
68 Mongolia 23.40 2012
69 Burkina Faso 22.55 2014
70 Zimbabwe 22.22 2007
71 Peru 20.81 2012
72 Gabon 20.14 2005
73 Iraq 19.64 2012
74 Tanzania 19.56 2012
75 Uganda 19.12 2012
76 Samoa 18.65 2008
77 Nepal 18.25 2010
78 Azerbaijan 17.90 2008
79 Niger 16.74 2011
80 Bosnia and Herzegovina 16.01 2007
81 Afghanistan 15.70 2007
82 Mali 15.51 2009
83 Solomon Islands 14.57 2005
84 Côte d'Ivoire 14.43 2002
85 Yemen 13.74 2005
86 Senegal 13.30 2011
87 Comoros 13.23 2004
88 Cambodia 12.54 2013
89 Kazakhstan 11.41 2010
90 The Gambia 10.95 1998
91 Nigeria 9.79 2012
92 Rwanda 9.19 2010
93 Malawi 8.96 2013
94 Tajikistan 8.00 2011
95 Guatemala 6.24 2011
96 Central African Republic 4.82 2008
97 Ghana 4.34 2005
98 Cameroon 3.29 2014
99 Papua New Guinea 1.43 2009

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Aggregation method: Weighted average

Periodicity: Annual