Statistics About The Average Pension In France

The average pension in France is approximately €1,386 per month.

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"The average amount that a pensioner receives in France is around €1,464gross per month."

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"In comparison to the rest of Europe, France has one of the most generous pension systems, with the net pension replacement rate at 74.3%."

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"About 78% of people aged 55-64 years in France are in receipt of a pension."

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"The pension gender gap in France is 37%, which means that women's pensions are on average 37% lower than men's pensions."

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"In 2017, the average French pensioner's income was about 29% less than the average French worker's income."

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"The average French pension is around 51% of an individual’s average net salary."

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"Public expenditure on pensions in France accounted for about 14% of the country’s GDP in 2017."

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"The average pension in France for former salaried workers of the private sector is about €1,048 per month."

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"The average French public-sector worker’s pension is around €2,326 per month."

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"The average pension of a French private-sector employee is around 80% of their final salary."

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"For 2017, around 93% of French pensioners from the private sector were entitled to a pension of less than €2,000 per month."

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"In 2013, the average pension for retired French women stood at €1,282 gross per month."

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"When it comes to public and private sectors, the average pension difference in 2017 was €1472."

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"In 2020, the state pension fund (CNAV) had about 14.4 million contributors in France."

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"The average monthly pension amount for spouses in France is €812."

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"8% of French pensioners were living below the poverty line in 2017, compared to the 8.3% average across Europe."

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"According to statistics from 2016, the Average French pension is almost 50% greater than the average UK pension."

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