UK retirement: over-55s biggest missed opportunities October 2013

This statistic shows the financial decisions that the over-55s consider to be their biggest missed opportunities in the United Kingdom (UK) in October 2013. According to the responses, 41 percent of those surveyed regretted not having gone to college or university.

Biggest missed opportunities of the over-55s in the United Kingdom (UK) in October 2013*

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Release date

October 2013


United Kingdom

Survey time period

February 2010 to October 2013

Number of respondents

17,686 respondents

Age group

over 55

Method of interview

Face-to-face interview

Supplementary notes

*Based on the percentage of over-55s who regret not taking a certain decision

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