Canada - Public Pension Spending

Since 2014, Canada Public Pension Spending jumped by 1.1points year on year. At 4.8 Percent of GDP in 2019, the country was number 28 comparing other countries in Public Pension Spending. Canada is overtaken by New Zealand, which was number 27 with 4.89 Percent of GDP and is followed by Israel at 4.78 Percent of GDP. Greece ranked the highest with 18.32 Percent of GDP in 2019, an increase of 2points compared to 2018. Italy, Portugal and France respectively ranked number 2, 3 and 4 in this ranking. South Korea recorded the best 5 years average growth at +3.9points per year, while Ireland was the worst growing country at -3.6points per year.

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Date Percent of GDP
2019 4.79
2018 4.76
2017 4.72
2016 4.69
2015 4.70
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How does Canada rank in Public Pension Spending?

# 35 Countries Percent of GDP Last YoY 5‑years CAGR
1 #1
Greece
18.32 % 2019 +1.9 % +2.2 % View data
2 #2
Italy
16.91 % 2019 +0.9 % +0.8 % View data
27 #27
New Zealand
4.89 % 2019 +0.1 % -0.6 % View data
28 #28
Canada
4.79 % 2019 +0.7 % +1.1 % View data
29 #29
Israel
4.78 % 2019 +0.1 % -0.3 % View data
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