Good news from the Bundesbank - as long as that of the British referendum results not ok be ordered pronounced effect on the German economy. The bad news - the Bundesbank sees massive demographic problems in the country and offers flushes raise the bar of retirement age to 69 by 2060 and to 67 by 2029 - for AMarkets materials.
The share of German citizens "65 +" is steadily increasing in the general population:
The German authorities feared that the insurance system can not tolerate such a large number of pensioners.The number of pensioners will increase significantly after 2030, when finally grow old baby boomer generation. At the same time the birth rate remains low with no hope of growth - people are afraid to burden themselves with additional responsibility in difficult times of crisis. Some of the officials at risk to speak in this spirit that, well, in such a situation, the only hope for Muslim immigrants who can help raise the birth rate, as well as increase the number of working-age population.
According to average estimates, if the threshold of retirement will be raised to 69 years by 2060, this will increase the level of the base of taxpayers (those from whose contributions shaped the pension insurance fund) to only 24%.