SDG041. Number of pension recipients by average size of pension granted, 2001-2014
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Latest update
2/15/2016
Contact
Social Statistics Data Compilation and Analysis Section
Unit
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Next update
2/15/2017
Source
Central Statistical Bureau of Latvia
Matrix
SDG041
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According to the law 'On state pensions', the minimum size of state pension cannot be lower than the state social maintenance benefit.
Year:
2010, 2011;
Type of pension:
Old-age pensions
Compared to December 2009, the number of pension recipients having small pensions (up to EUR 142.29) has increased:
1) The number of persons, to whom pensions are granted in accordance with the international regulatory enactments (i.e., when determining the rights of pension receipt the insurance periods of Latvia and other EU/EEZ Member States are taken into account, but each country grants the pension on own insurance periods), grows.
2) The volume of pensions granted to early retired has reduced: If old-age pension has been granted early from June 1, 2009, person receives 50% of the volume of granted pension, and if pension is granted before this date - 80% of the volume of pension granted.
Year:
2010, 2011;
Type of pension:
Disability pensions
Compared to December 2009, the number of pension recipients having small pensions (up to EUR 142.29) has increased:
1) The number of persons, to whom pensions are granted in accordance with the international regulatory enactments (i.e., when determining the rights of pension receipt the insurance periods of Latvia and other EU/EEZ Member States are taken into account, but each country grants the pension on own insurance periods), increases.
2) In the number of pensions granted, the number of disabled people with 3rd group, with a granted pension EUR 64.03, is dominating.
Year:
2012, 2013;
Type of pension:
Old-age pensions
Compared to December 2011, the number of pension recipients having small pensions (up to EUR 85.37) has increased due to the rise in:
1) number of persons living in Latvia to whom pensions are granted in accordance with the international regulatory enactments, i.e., when determining the rights of pension receipt the insurance periods of Latvia and other EU/EEZ Member States are taken into account, but each country grants the pension on own insurance periods;
2) number of persons receiving pension in Latvia while living in other EU/EEZ Member States.
Year:
2012, 2013;
Type of pension:
Disability pensions
Compared to December 2011, the number of pension recipients having small pensions (up to EUR 85.37) has increased due to the rise in:
1) number of persons living in Latvia to whom pensions are granted in accordance with the international regulatory enactments, i.e., when determining the rights of pension receipt the insurance periods of Latvia and other EU/EEZ Member States are taken into account, but each country grants the pension on own insurance periods;
2) number of persons receiving pension in Latvia while living in other EU/EEZ Member States.
Detailed information
Explanation of symbols in database
Year
2008
Starting with 2008 in cases when person's value of pension has changed during the reference period (for example, instead of premature old-age pension the person is assigned old-age pension) the person is selected in the interval which corresponds to average value.
Type of pension
Survivor's pensions
Number of pension recipients who have a right to personally receive the survivor's pension and persons who receive a pension for underage children under their care or for other family members.
Service pensions
Starting from 2011 the number of service pension recipients includes service pensions paid to the employees of the Ministry of Interior, diplomats, prosecutors etc. by the State Social Insurance Agency from the State core budget.
Recipients of pensions under special regulations
Starting from 2008 pensions under special regulations are included into disability pensions and survivor's pensions.