* indicates monthly or quarterly data series

Pension fund assets as percent of GDP, 2020:

The average for 2020 based on 3 countries was 62 percent. The highest value was in Australia: 132.59 percent and the lowest value was in Papua New Guinea: 18.99 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
Australia 132.59 1 2001 - 2020
New Zealand 34.41 2 2001 - 2020
Papua N.G. 18.99 3 2013 - 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.

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