Pension systems

What's new

  • Pensions at a Glance

    The 10-year anniversary edition of Pensions at a Glance highlights the pension reforms undertaken by OECD and G20 countries over the last two years. Two special chapters provide deeper analysis of first-tier pension schemes and of the impact of short or interrupted careers. Another chapter analyses the sensitivity of long-term pension replacement rates on various parameters.

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  • Pensions Outlook

    This edition of the OECD Pensions Outlook examines the changing pensions landscape. It looks at pension reform during the crisis and beyond.

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  • Pensions at a Glance - Latin America and the Caribbean

    This comprehensive examination of pension systems in Latin America and the Caribbean looks at recent trends in retirement and working at older ages, evolving life expectancy, design of pension systems, and pension entitlements before providing a series of country profiles.

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“Further reforms are needed that are both fiscally and socially responsible. We cannot risk a resurgence of old-age poverty in the future. This risk is heightened by growing earnings inequality in many countries, which will feed through into greater inequality in retirement.” OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurría



publicationsPolicy notes and reviews

Gross pension replacement rates

Net pension replacement rates

Public pension expenditure

What are the main features of countries’ pension systems ?
How would pension systems would need to adapt to respond successfully to the challenges ahead ?

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