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Pension fund assets as percent of GDP, 2020:

The average for 2020 based on 78 countries was 29.44 percent. The highest value was in Canada: 179.68 percent and the lowest value was in Ukraine: 0.08 percent. The indicator is available from 1990 to 2020. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.

Measure: percent; Source: The World Bank
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Countries Pension fund assets to GDP, 2020 Global rank Available data
Canada 179.68 1 2000 - 2020
USA 169.52 2 2001 - 2020
Switzerland 166.01 3 1994 - 2020
Australia 132.59 4 2001 - 2020
UK 124.2 5 2001 - 2020
Sweden 108.87 6 2001 - 2020
Namibia 100.43 7 2010 - 2020
Chile 75.79 8 1990 - 2020
Israel 68.94 9 2001 - 2020
Finland 64.44 10 2001 - 2020
Bolivia 57.23 11 1997 - 2020
Hong Kong 54.79 12 2001 - 2020
Malta 54.12 13 2011 - 2020
El Salvador 50.3 14 1998 - 2020
Singapore 42.16 15 2006 - 2020
Belgium 39.9 16 2000 - 2020
Costa Rica 36.75 17 2001 - 2020
Tr.&Tobago 36.47 18 2010 - 2020
Ireland 35.51 19 2001 - 2020
Colombia 34.45 20 1994 - 2020
New Zealand 34.41 21 2001 - 2020
Croatia 33.79 22 2002 - 2020
Jamaica 33.67 23 2004 - 2020
South Korea 31.52 24 2002 - 2020
Japan 30.1 25 1998 - 2020
Uruguay 30.03 26 1996 - 2020
Maldives 24.71 27 2011 - 2020
Peru 23.13 28 2000 - 2020
Estonia 21.77 29 2002 - 2020
Mexico 20.41 30 2000 - 2020
Latvia 19.34 31 2001 - 2020
Macao 19.06 32 2019 - 2020
Papua N.G. 18.99 33 2013 - 2020
Kazakhstan 15.4 34 2006 - 2020
Domin. Rep. 14.49 35 2003 - 2020
Bulgaria 14.42 36 2000 - 2020
Slovakia 14.33 37 2005 - 2020
Brazil 13.9 38 2000 - 2020
North Macedonia 13.49 39 2006 - 2020
Kenya 13.3 40 2001 - 2020
Rwanda 12.67 41 2017 - 2020
Italy 12.64 42 2001 - 2020
Norway 12.34 43 2001 - 2020
France 12.18 44 2006 - 2020
Malawi 11.74 45 2011 - 2020
Portugal 11.52 46 2001 - 2020
Spain 10.51 47 1998 - 2020
Lithuania 9.78 48 2004 - 2020
Czechia 9.52 49 2001 - 2020
India 9.29 50 2010 - 2020
Uganda 8.96 51 2013 - 2020
Germany 8.19 52 2001 - 2020
Thailand 8.12 53 2001 - 2020
Slovenia 8 54 2003 - 2020
Nigeria 7.98 55 2007 - 2020
Romania 7.4 56 2008 - 2020
Guyana 7.15 57 2008 - 2020
Austria 6.58 58 1991 - 2020
Poland 6.43 59 2000 - 2020
Armenia 5.98 60 2014 - 2020
Ghana 5.46 61 2014 - 2020
Russia 4.33 62 2005 - 2020
Hungary 3.96 63 2001 - 2020
Turkey 3.36 64 2004 - 2020
Luxembourg 2.85 65 2004 - 2020
Zambia 2.82 66 2001 - 2020
Georgia 2.36 67 2019 - 2020
China 2.2 68 2004 - 2020
Indonesia 1.98 69 2002 - 2020
Angola 1.57 70 2009 - 2020
Egypt 1.52 71 1999 - 2020
Mozambique 1.22 72 2013 - 2020
Panama 1.21 73 2005 - 2020
Greece 0.99 74 2007 - 2020
Serbia 0.85 75 2006 - 2020
Albania 0.22 76 2007 - 2020
Pakistan 0.09 77 2007 - 2020
Ukraine 0.08 78 2000 - 2020



Definition: Ratio of assets of pension funds to GDP. A pension fund is any plan, fund, or scheme that provides retirement income. Data taken from a variety of sources such as OECD, AIOS, FIAP and national sources.
179.68
169.52
166.01
132.59
124.20
108.87
100.43
75.79
68.94
64.44
57.23
54.79
54.12
50.30
42.16
39.90
36.75
36.47
35.51
34.45
34.41
33.79
33.67
31.52
30.10
30.03
24.71
23.13
21.77
20.41
19.34
19.06
18.99
15.40
14.49
14.42
14.33
13.90
13.49
13.30
12.67
12.64
12.34
12.18
11.74
11.52
10.51
9.78
9.52
9.29
8.96
8.19
8.12
8.00
7.98
7.40
7.15
6.58
6.43
5.98
5.46
4.33
3.96
3.36
2.85
2.82
2.36
2.20
1.98
1.57
1.52
1.22
1.21
0.99
0.85
0.22
0.09
0.08
0
44.9
89.8
134.8
179.68
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