Social Security Programs Throughout the World highlights the principal features of social security programmes in 183 countries and territories. One of four regional volumes is issued every six months. This publication is the product of a cooperative effort between the US Social Security Administration (SSA) and the International Social Security Association. The data and scheme descriptions are also available in the ISSA Country Profiles.
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