Retirement Research

3 Generations prepare for Retirement
18th Annual Retirement Survey

The first report from the 2017 survey is Wishful Thinking or Within Reach? Three Generations Prepare for “Retirement,” and examines retirement preparations and attitudes among Baby Boomer, Generation X and Millennial workers.

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The Retirement Readiness Survey, conducted for six years in collaboration with the Aegon Center for Longevity and Retirement, presents findings from 15 countries to provide a picture of global retirement readiness.

Women Take Control of Retirement - TCRS researchWomen and Retirement

TCRS annually publishes research on women's retirement readiness, including comparisons of women and men from the 18th annual survey and a Fact Sheet about women's retirement outlook and steps to help improve it.

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TCRS' 2016 research includes reports on employers' views of retirement, as well as those of American workers. It and refines the results by gender, household income, generation, education, company size and ethnicity.

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TCRS' 2015 retirement research includes reports on workers by age range, women and retirement, the annual survey of employers, and Catherine Collinson's testimony before the Senate Special Committee on Aging.

Retirement Ahead ResizedAnnual Retirement Survey - All Years

Now in its 18th year, the annual survey of American workers and employers offers valuable insights into retirement issues. Click here to filter findings by year, topic, or type of publication.


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TCRS' first-ever survey of retirees. This report compares retirees and pre-retirees to provide a profile of retirees and to gauge their retirement preparedness and expectations compared to age 50+ workers.

Transamerica Center for Retirement Studies by topic of interestTopics of Interest

TCRS publishes extensively on important topics and segments of the population and content can be sorted by those topics via this link.

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Journey to Healthy Aging: Planning for Travel in Retirement, a research study by TCRS, in collaboration with Global Coalition on Aging, found that Americans aspire to travel in retirement and view travel as a component of healthy aging.