Worker-to-Beneficiary Ratio in the Social Security Program

May 3, 2019 As the population ages, fewer workers will be paying taxes to support each Social Security beneficiary.

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Peter G. Peterson Foundation Chart Pack:

The PGPF chart pack illustrates that budget-making involves many competing priorities, limited resources, and complex issues. In this set of charts, we aim to frame the financial condition and fiscal outlook of the U.S. government within a broad economic, political, and demographic context.

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