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30.1.2020 Press releases

Birth rate scenarios: Birth rates likely to slightly rise, which would ease the upward pressure on pension contributions

Finland’s low birth rates can partly be explained by women having children at an increasingly higher age. This is evident from a joint study of the Finnish Centre for Pensions, the University of Helsinki and the Max Planck Institute. If the demographers’ fertility rate scenario was realised, the long-term upward pressure on contributions would fall …

Finnish Centre for Pensions – Central body of and expert on statutory earnings-related pensions