College saving - average saving by age of oldest child and income 2012

The statistic shows parents' average saving for college tuition fees in the United States in 2012. The statistic shows the extent of savings by age of the oldest child, sorted into family income levels. In 2012, high-income familes with teenagers had an average total of 5,258 U.S. dollars saved for higher education purposes.

American parents average saving for college tuition fees, by age of oldest child and income group in 2012

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Release date

February 2013

Region

United States

Survey time period

August 16 to August 31, 2012

Number of respondents

1,621 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Special properties

Parents of children younger than 18 years

Method of interview

Online survey

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