Financial worries of Americans in retirement 2016

The statistic presents the financial worries of Americans in retirement as of 2016. In that year, 49 percent of the respondents stated that they feared either their loved one or they themselves could experience a costly health issue.
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Financial worries of Americans in retirement as of 2016
Share of respondents
I or a loved one will have a costly health issue(s)49%
The rising cost of goods and services (inflation) 46%
Not having enough money to do what I’d like to do44%
Outliving my retirement savings40%
Living on a fixed income 37%
Increasing tax rates 25%
Not being able to find work, if needed 21%
The stock market will yield low returns16%
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