Percentage of the population covered by social protection floors/systems disaggregated by sex, and distinguishing children, unemployed, old age, people with disabilities, pregnant women/new-borns, work injury victims, poor and vulnerable

This indicator is proposed as an indicator for Sustainable development Target 01.3 Implement nationally appropriate social protection systems and measures for all, including floors, and by 2030 achieve substantial coverage of the poor and the vulnerable.

Value Range


Linkages : 5.4, 8.5, 8.8, 10.4

Social Security administrative data consolidated by the ILO Social Security Inquiry.

Responsible entity: ILO.
Availability: Information on old age coverage for 175 countries; on jobless support for 79 countries; on disability for 171 countries; on maternity for 139 countries; on child
benefits for 109 countries; on occupational injury coverage for 172 countries.
Also responsible: OECD.

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The list of indicator proposals (as of 11 August 2015) used for the IAEG-SDG Open Consultation with Civil Society, Academia and Private Sector.

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