Basic country data
- Population over 60 in 2010:
- 535,519 (3%)
- Projected population over 60 in 2050:
- 3,060,730 (7%)
- Poverty rate of total population:
- Income of country:
- Low income
- Social pension?
Resources on the pension in Burkina Faso
Year: 2009 | Published by: Social Security Administration (SSA), International Social Security Association
The third issue in the current four-volume series of Social Security Programs Throughout the World reports on the countries of Africa. The combined findings...
Year: 2005 | Published by: International Policy Centre for Inclusive Growth (IPC-IG)
In many low income African countries, three factors are placing an undue burden on the elderly. First, the burden on the elderly has enormously...