Accounts used for retirement savings in the U.S. 2019

This statistic presents the accounts used for retirement savings in the United States as of January 2019. The results of the survey revealed that 79 percent of the respondents used 401(k) plan.
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What types of accounts do you have for your retirement savings?
Share of respondents
401(k) plan79%
Regular savings account50%
Traditional IRA39%
Roth IRA36%
Certificate of deposit (CD)31%
Annuity or life insurance policy29%
Taxable investment account27%
Other3%
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