Albania

Basic country data

  • Population 60 and over (2018)
  • 578,821
  • % of total
  • 19.7%
  • Population 60 and over (2050)
  • 909,252
  • % of total
  • 31.0%
  • Does the country have a social pension?
  • Yes
  • Region
  • Europe & Central Asia
  • Income group
  • Upper middle income

Data on social pensions

Social Pension

Basic scheme information

Data on social pensions

  • Name of pension or programme
  • Social Pension
  • Year first social pension introduced
  • 2015

Albania Launches New Pensions for Poorest (News Article

Eligibility criteria

Albania Launches New Pensions for Poorest (News Article)

Adequacy

Coverage

2015

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Cost

  • Total cost (local currency)
  • 399,000,000 Lek
  • References and notes

Resources on the pension in Albania

  • Social Security Programs Throughout the World: Europe, 2012

    Year: 2012 | Published by: Social Security Administration (SSA), International Social Security Association

    Author: Social Security Administration (SSA), International Social Security Association (ISSA)

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