Who Receives Retirement Income?

Men Aged 65+ Retirement Plans or Employer Pensions
1990 49.2
1995 46.8
2000 43.0
2005 43.1
2006 43.6
2007
41.6
2008 42.4
   
Women Aged 65+  
1990 28.3
1995 27.3
2000 28.9
2005 29.0
2006 28.1
2007
27.8
2008 29.0

“Retirement Plans” include (traditional pension, retirement savings plan, or both)

Source: CRS: Older Workers Employment and Retirement Trends, Sept 16, 2009,  Pat Purcell.

 

Who Receives Social Security Worker Benefits?
(In thousands)

Men Aged 62-64+ 65-69 70 and older
1990 45.3 83.3 91.7
1995 46.8 83.4 91.2
2000 43.2 90.8 90.3
2005 38.4 91.0 93.8
2006
36.4 84.8 91.5
2007 32.8 83.0 92.2
       
Women Aged 62-64+    
1990 35.9 55.6 55.9
1995 36.8 56.7 57.7
2000 36.0 63.1 59.7
2005 34.1 66.9 61.3
2006
33.8 65.2 62.0
2007 31.1 65.1 63.1

Source: CRS: Older Workers Employment and Retirement Trends, Sept 16, 2009 (Data from Annual Statistical Supplement to the Social Security Bulletin various years) Pat Purcell.


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