Basic country data
- Population over 60 in 2010:
- 161,504 (18%)
- Projected population over 60 in 2050:
- 441,518 (35%)
- Income of country:
- High income: non-OECD
- Social pension?
- Scheme information: Social Pension
- Year introduced:
- Monthly pension benefit:
- 332 Euros (439 US$)
- 18.14 % of average income
- 1156 % of international poverty line
- Age of eligiblity:
- % of population over 60 covered:
- Total cost:
- 0.33% of GDP
Resources on the pension in Cyprus
This government webpage provides information on retirement in Cyprus - including information on the social pension.
This NATLEX webpage provides information on the legislative base of Cyprus' social pension.
This Government webpage includes information on the transfer amount of Cyprus' social pension.
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