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Near-Retirees are Holding Substantial Debt

April 2013
Table equivalent for chart: Average Consumer Debt and Housing Debt for Near-Retiree Households, 2010 (in dollars)
By income thirds Housing debt Consumer debt
Overall 102,553 18,317
Lowest income third 31,233 14,726
Middle income third 79,393 15,836
Highest income third 196,749 24,437
SOURCE: Author's calculations based on 2010 SCF.