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Who Spends the Most Years in Retirement?

May 10, 2017

While many Americans may dream of an early retirement, men average just 10 years in retirement, while women typically get 16—mostly because men die earlier. That’s still 10 years less than women lucky enough to live in Austria, the #1 country for length of retirement.

Life Expectancy and Retirement Years

Source:, OECD, FlowingData (April 7, 2011)


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Posted July 19, 2017 in Retirement