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Liechtenstein
Total population:   0.04
GDP per capita (USD):   89400
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Total population (million): 0.04
Percentage 65 or older: 16.5
Dependency ratio (a): 47.1
Life expectancy at birth (years) - Men: 80.7
Life expectancy at birth (years) - Women: 83.9
Statutory pensionable age - Men: 64
Statutory pensionable age - Women: 64
Early pensionable age - Men (b): 60
Early pensionable age - Women (b): 60
GDP per capita (USD): 89400

SOURCES: The World Bank, World Development Indicators, available at http://databank.worldbank.org/data/reports.aspx?source=world-development-indicators; U.S. Central Intelligence Agency, The World Factbook, available at https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/; the country summaries in the publication: ISSA; SSA. Social security programs throughout the world – Europe 2016 (Washington, DC and Geneva).

NOTES: The age shown in the table is the general pensionable age or the age that applies to the largest covered population. GDP = gross domestic product; PPP = purchasing power parity. GDP estimates are converted into international dollars using PPP rates. Indicators and statistics are compiled as part of the research carried out by the ISSA in co-operation with the U.S. Social Security Administration (SSA) for the publication: ISSA; SSA. Social security programs throughout the world – Europe 2016 (Washington, DC and Geneva).

a.Population aged 14 or younger plus population aged 65 or older, divided by population aged 15-64.
b.General early pensionable age only; excludes early pensionable ages for specific groups of employees.
c.The country has no early pensionable age, has one only for specific groups, information is not available, or the pension is awarded at any age if certain qualifying conditions are met.
d.Data dates from 2005 or earlier.
e.The retirement age is flexible.

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Books, reports and articles

Flexible working time arrangements and gender equality

A comparative review of 30 European countries

European Commission. European Commission. 2010. 126 p.
ISBN:978-92-7915-545-1

Complementary and Private Pensions throughout the World 2008: Liechtenstein

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). OECD. 2008. 390–396

Moving within Europe: Your rights to social security in Liechtenstein as at 10 February 2006

European Commission. Publications Office of the European Union. 2008. 20 p.
ISBN:978-92-7904-456-4

Mobil in Europa: Soziale Sicherheit in Liechtenstein : Ihre Rechte : Stand: 10. Februar 2006

Europäische Kommission. Amt für amtliche Veröffentlichungen der Europäischen Gemeinschaften. 2008. 13 p.
ISBN:978-92-7904-454-0

Movilidad europea: Sus derechos de Seguridad Social en Liechtenstein : situación a 10 de febrero de 2006

Comisión Europea. Oficina de Publicaciones Oficiales de las Comunidades Europeas. 2008. 20 p.
ISBN:978-92-7904-457-1

Mobilité européenne: Vos droits de sécurité sociale au Liechtenstein: situation au 10 février 2006

Commission européenne. Office des publications officielles des Communautés européennes. 2007. 15 p.
ISBN:978-92-7904-460-1

Der Europäische Sozialfonds in Lettland, 2007–2013

Europäische Kommission. Amt für amtliche Veröffentlichungen der Europäischen Gemeinschaften. 2007. 4 p.

Meine Zeit in Liechtenstein: Arbeit und Rente europaweit

Deutsche Rentenversicherung. DRB. 2006. 34 p.

Websites

Mutual Information System on Social Protection – MISSOC

European Commission. European Commission.

CLEISS : Régimes locaux

Centre des liaisons européennes et internationales de sécurité sociale. CLEISS.

Sistemas de protección social - MISSOC

Comisión Europea. Comisión Europea.

Sozialschutzsysteme in den Mitgliedstaaten - MISSOC

Europäische Kommission. Europäische Kommission.

Systèmes de protection sociale – MISSOC

Commission européenne. Commission européenne.