Net pension replacement rates

Related topics

The net replacement rate is defined as the individual net pension entitlement divided by net pre-retirement earnings, taking into account personal income taxes and social security contributions paid by workers and pensioners. It measures how effectively a pension system provides a retirement income to replace earnings, the main source of income before retirement. This indicator is measured in percentage of pre-retirement earnings by gender.

Net pension replacement rates

Perspectives

Countries

Time

Definition of
Net pension replacement rates

The net replacement rate is defined as the individual net pension entitlement divided by net pre-retirement earnings, taking into account personal income taxes and social security contributions paid by workers and pensioners. It measures how effectively a pension system provides a retirement income to replace earnings, the main source of income before retirement. This indicator is measured in percentage of pre-retirement earnings by gender.

Citation

Please cite this indicator as follows:

Further indicators related to Pensions

Further publications related to Pensions

Sharing options

Permanent URL

Copy the URL to open this chart with all your selections.

Embed code

Use this code to embed the visualisation into your website.