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Malta

  • Basic country data

  • Population over 60 in 2010:
  • 89,824 (22%)
  • Projected population over 60 in 2050:
  • 191,171 (42%)
  • Income of country:
  • High income: non-OECD
  • Social pension?
  • Yes
  • Scheme information

  • Scheme information: Non Contributory Age Pension
  • Year introduced:
  • 1956
  • Monthly pension benefit:
  • 431 Euros (462 US$)
  • 29.04 % of average income
  • 1335 % of international poverty line
  • Age of eligiblity:
  • 60.0
  • Targeting:
  • Means-tested
  • % of population over 60 covered:
  • 5%
  • Total cost:
  • 0.27% of GDP

Resources on the pension in Malta

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