Public view on care for retirees in the U.S.

Who should be mainly responsible for ensuring retired adults have at least a minimum standard of living?

Public view on care for retirees in the U.S. This survey shows the public opinion on the question who is mainly responsible for providing a standard of living for retirees in the U.S. The survey was done in 2011 and gives additional information about the generation of the respondents. 43 percent of the Baby Boomers stated that the government is resposible for ensuring retired adults have at least a minimum standard of living.
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Who should be mainly responsible for ensuring retired adults have at least a minimum standard of living?

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TotalMillennialGen XBoomersSilent
Government43%44%47%43%36%
Individuals and families40%42%34%39%44%
Both equally (Vol.)14%13%16%14%14%
Other/Don't know3%2%2%3%6%
TotalMillennialGen XBoomersSilent
Government43%44%47%43%36%
Individuals and families40%42%34%39%44%
Both equally (Vol.)14%13%16%14%14%
Other/Don't know3%2%2%3%6%
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This survey shows the public opinion on the question who is mainly responsible for providing a standard of living for retirees in the U.S. The survey was done in 2011 and gives additional information about the generation of the respondents. 43 percent of the Baby Boomers stated that the government is resposible for ensuring retired adults have at least a minimum standard of living.
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