Publication Date

August 1999


[Excerpt] This issue marks the seventh decade of publication for Social Security Programs Throughout the World. The United States Social Security Administration (SSA) continues to disseminate details about social security systems in countries world-wide bienially. The first edition, published in 1937, summarized the social security programs in 28 countries. This edition contains summaries of 172 different national systems.


Suggested Citation
U.S. Social Security Administration. (1999). Social Security Programs Throughout the World, 1999 (SSA Publication No. 13-11805) [Electronic version].Washington, DC: Author.