Methods of assessing retirement savings needed in the U.S. 2018

This statistic presents the methods in which employees in the United States calculated their expected savings needs for retirement in 2018. In that year, 46 percent of respondents guessed their estimated retirement savings needed, while 4 percent used an amount given to them by a financial advisor.

Ways of calculating the amount of retirement savings needed in the United States in 2018

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Source

Release date

April 2019

Region

United States

Survey time period

October 26 to December 11, 2018

Number of respondents

5,923 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Special properties

U.S. residents working full- or part-time in a for-profit company employing five or more people

Method of interview

Online survey

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