Benefit incidence of social insurance programs to poorest quintile (% of total social insurance benefits) - Country Ranking

Definition: Benefit incidence of social insurance programs to poorest quintile shows the percentage of total social insurance benefits received by the poorest 20% of the population. 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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Rank Country Value Year
1 Lithuania 19.33 2008
2 Belize 18.95 2009
3 Tajikistan 17.76 2011
4 Georgia 16.59 2011
5 Azerbaijan 16.20 2008
6 Armenia 15.91 2014
7 Bulgaria 15.46 2007
8 Belarus 14.42 2013
9 Latvia 14.38 2009
10 Moldova 14.24 2013
11 Ukraine 13.79 2013
12 Kyrgyz Republic 13.79 2012
13 Albania 12.23 2012
14 Mongolia 11.85 2012
15 Bosnia and Herzegovina 11.79 2007
16 Samoa 11.02 2008
17 Croatia 10.98 2010
18 Kazakhstan 10.85 2010
19 Hungary 10.76 2007
20 Jordan 9.96 2010
21 Mauritania 9.93 2008
22 Argentina 9.66 2012
23 Serbia 9.40 2010
24 Gabon 8.64 2005
25 Russia 8.46 2014
26 Poland 8.44 2012
27 Yemen 8.08 2005
28 Iraq 8.02 2012
29 Palau 7.13 2006
30 Montenegro 7.06 2011
31 Romania 6.83 2012
32 Fiji 6.73 2008
33 Slovak Republic 6.24 2009
34 Jamaica 6.07 2010
35 Côte d'Ivoire 5.75 2002
36 Egypt 5.69 2008
37 Chile 5.69 2013
38 Mozambique 5.29 2008
39 Turkey 5.12 2012
40 Timor-Leste 4.87 2011
41 Central African Republic 4.81 2008
42 Djibouti 4.48 2012
43 Mauritius 4.46 2012
44 Papua New Guinea 4.21 2009
45 Solomon Islands 4.09 2005
46 Malaysia 3.69 2008
47 Afghanistan 3.66 2007
48 Congo 3.64 2005
49 Cabo Verde 3.32 2007
50 Dem. Rep. Congo 3.06 2012
51 Uruguay 2.98 2012
52 Tanzania 2.71 2012
53 Ghana 2.69 2005
54 Benin 2.47 2003
55 Lao PDR 2.30 2007
56 Dominican Republic 2.19 2012
57 Pakistan 2.12 2013
58 Sri Lanka 1.98 2012
59 The Gambia 1.85 1998
60 Brazil 1.79 2012
61 Nicaragua 1.67 2009
62 Vietnam 1.62 2014
63 Chad 1.60 2011
64 Dominica 1.56 2002
65 Syrian Arab Republic 1.51 2003
66 Kenya 1.45 2005
67 Burkina Faso 1.44 2014
68 Costa Rica 1.36 2012
69 Bhutan 1.31 2012
70 Ecuador 1.29 2012
71 Honduras 1.24 2011
72 Mexico 1.11 2012
73 Zambia 1.07 2010
74 Philippines 1.02 2013
75 Panama 0.91 2012
76 Cameroon 0.90 2014
77 El Salvador 0.90 2012
78 Peru 0.87 2012
79 Zimbabwe 0.77 2007
80 Guatemala 0.68 2011
81 Nigeria 0.54 2012
82 Comoros 0.54 2004
83 South Africa 0.54 2005
84 Paraguay 0.48 2011
85 Nepal 0.46 2010
86 Malawi 0.46 2013
87 Bolivia 0.44 2012
88 Uganda 0.44 2012
89 Mali 0.40 2009
90 Bangladesh 0.37 2010
91 Thailand 0.37 2013
92 Senegal 0.23 2011
93 Colombia 0.21 2012
94 Rwanda 0.17 2010
95 Cambodia 0.10 2013
96 Liberia 0.04 2007
97 Niger 0.03 2011
98 Lesotho 0.00 2014
98 Tonga 0.00 2009
98 Togo 0.00 2011

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Aggregation method: Weighted average

Periodicity: Annual