Average age when people start saving for retirement 2013, by country

The statistic presents the age when people start saving for retirement in selected countries worldwide as of 2013. In France, the average age at which people began saving for retirement was 30, whereas in the United Kingdom it was 25.

At what age did you first start to save specifically for retirement?

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Sources

Release date

2013

Region

Worldwide

Survey time period

July 2012 to April 2013

Number of respondents

16,000 respondents

Age group

25 years and older

Supplementary notes

The research surveyed 16,000 people in 15 countries: Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, Egypt, France, Hong Kong, India, Malaysia, Mexico, Singapore, Taiwan, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom and the United States. The findings are based on a representative online sample, covering people of working age (25 and over) and those in retirement.
Not all respondents were of retiring ages.
The source contains no information as to how the survey was carried out.

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