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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of sample

From: A survey of retirement intentions of baby boomers: an overview of health, social and economic determinants

  n % (95% CI)
Sex   
Male 407 50.1 (46.6 - 53.5)
Female 406 49.9 (46.5 - 53.4)
Age   
50 to 54 305 37.5 (34.3 - 40.9)
55 to 59 266 32.8 (29.6 - 36.1)
60 to 64 241 29.7 (26.7 - 33.0)
Education   
Bachelor degree or higher 154 19.0 (16.5 - 21.9)
Certificate/Diploma 185 22.8 (20.1 - 25.8)
Trade/apprenticeship 130 16.1 (13.7 - 18.8)
No schooling to secondary 274 33.7 (30.5 - 37.0)
Not stated/refused 68 8.4 (6.7 - 10.5)
Marital Status   
Married/Living with partner 650 80.0 (77.2 - 82.7)
Separated/Divorced 100 12.3 (10.2 - 14.8)
Widowed 27 3.3 (2.3 - 4.8)
Never Married 35 4.3 (3.1 - 6.0)
Household income per year   
$80,001+ 335 41.2 (37.9 - 44.6)
$40,001-$80,000 275 33.9 (30.7 - 37.2)
$0 - $40,000 133 16.4 (14.0 - 19.1)
Not stated/refused/don't know 69 8.5 (6.8 - 10.6)