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FAQs About Benefits—Retirement Issues

What percentage of the elderly receive work-related pensions?

Roughly one-third of the elderly (those age 65 or older) received a work-related pension in 2004. Males were more likely to receive a pension than females, with those ages 71-79 having the highest likelihood of receiving a pension.

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See also March 2006 EBRI Notes Article - Retirement Annuity and Employment-Based Pension Income

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