Daily Number: 13
Despite a slowly improving economy and a multi-year stock market rebound, Americans are more worried about their retirement finances than they were at the end of the Great Recession in 2009.
About four-in-ten adults (38%) say they are “not too” or “not at all” confident that they will have enough income and assets for their retirement, according to a 2012 survey. That’s up 13 percentage points from the 25% who expressed that concern in a Pew Research survey in early 2009.

Daily Number: 13

Despite a slowly improving economy and a multi-year stock market rebound, Americans are more worried about their retirement finances than they were at the end of the Great Recession in 2009.

About four-in-ten adults (38%) say they are “not too” or “not at all” confident that they will have enough income and assets for their retirement, according to a 2012 survey. That’s up 13 percentage points from the 25% who expressed that concern in a Pew Research survey in early 2009.