20% – Percentage of boomers who say they plan to apply for benefits as early as age 62.
25% – Approximate percentage of boomers who say they won’t apply for benefits until later than they initially thought they would.
69% – Percentage of boomers who have not changed their retirement plans.
6% – Percentage of boomers who say they’re applying for Social Security earlier than they thought.
Source: MetLife Mature Market Institute