Retirement Age Around the World

“When I retire, I’m going to __________!”

Do you already have this blank filled in, possibly with more than one answer? At what age will your "official" retirement begin? Depending on where you live in the world, the average age of retirement could be vastly different. Check out the five highest and lowest retirement ages around the globe.[i]


The average age at which non-retired Americans expect to retire is 66. According to a recent Gallup poll, the average age at which U.S. retirees report retiring is 62, the highest number since first asking Americans this question in 1991. When do you want to retire? [ii]

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[i] (2017). Retrieved from