Myanmar

Basic country data

  • Population 60 and over (2018)
  • 5,236,716
  • % of total
  • 9.7%
  • Population 60 and over (2050)
  • 11,544,140
  • % of total
  • 21.4%
  • Does the country have a social pension?
  • Yes
  • Region
  • East Asia & Pacific
  • Income group
  • Lower 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
  • 2017
  • Administrative Organisation
  • Ministry of Social Welfare, Relief and Resettlement

Eligibility criteria

Adequacy

Coverage

2017

HelpAge calculation

Cost

  • Total cost (local currency)
  • 3,840,000,000
  • References and notes

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