Honduras

Basic country data

  • Population 60 and over (2018)
  • 672,348
  • % of total
  • 7.1%
  • Population 60 and over (2050)
  • 2,448,544
  • % of total
  • 26.0%
  • Does the country have a social pension?
  • No
  • Region
  • Latin America & Caribbean
  • Income group
  • Lower middle income

Data on social pensions

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Coverage

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Cost

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Resources on the pension in Honduras

  • Pension coverage in Latin America: trends and determinants

    Year: 2012 | Published by: World Bank

    Author: Rafael Rofman and Maria Laura Oliveri

    This document presents an analysis of pension coverage trends in Latin America for the past decades. Its preparation involved the collection, revision, and processing...

  • Universal minimum old age pensions : impact on poverty and fiscal cost

    Year: 2010 | Published by: World Bank

    Author: J.-J. Dethier, P. Pestieau, R. Ali

    Alleviating poverty for the elderly requires a different approach from other age groups, and a minimum pension is likely to be the only viable...

  • Social Security Programs Throughout the World: The Americas, 2009

    Year: 2010 | Published by: Social Security Administration (SSA), International Social Security Association

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

    The fourth issue in the current four-volume series of Social Security Programs Throughout the World reports on the countries of the Americas. The combined...

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