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Antigua and Barbuda

  • Basic country data

  • Population over 60 in 2010:
  • 9,509 (10%)
  • Projected population over 60 in 2050:
  • 29,000 (25%)
  • Income of country:
  • High income: non-OECD
  • Social pension?
  • Yes
  • Scheme information

  • Scheme information: Old Age Assistance Programme
  • Year introduced:
  • 1993
  • Monthly pension benefit:
  • 255 East Caribbean Dollar (94 US$)
  • 8.25 % of average income
  • 261 % of international poverty line
  • Age of eligiblity:
  • 85.0
  • Targeting:
  • Means-tested
  • % of population over 60 covered:
  • 2%
  • Total cost:
  • 0.02% of GDP

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