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Table 2 Average age of intended retirement in NSW, Australia, by demographic variables

From: Retirement intentions of dentists in New South Wales, Australia

Demographic variable Average age of retirement (range)
Sex Male 65.57 (52-90)
  Female 63.33 (51-76)
Marital status Married/de facto 65.23 (51-90)
  Separated/divorced 65.62 (58-76)
  Widowed 66.00 (65-67)
Children Yes 61.50 (51-80)
  No 65.78 (56-90)
Country of birth Australia 65.33 (51-90)
  Other 65.07 (55-80)
Partner employment Works full time 65.07 (51-85)
  Works part time 65.23 (55-90)
  Not in paid employment 65.78 (58-80)
Type of dentistry General 65.55 (51-90)
  Specialist 61.04 (60-73)
  Other 65.43 (55-70)
Town size Capital city 65.40 (56-80)
  >100 000 65.80 (55-80)
  25 999-100 000 64.21 (57-76)
  10 000-24 999 64.33 (52-77)
  <10 000 65.27 (51-90)