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Table 2 Decomposition of individual pension wealth in 2015 by age groups

From: Augmented wealth in Switzerland: the influence of pension wealth on wealth inequality

  Pop. share First pillar Second pillar Third pillar Pension wealth
Theil Contr. Theil Contr. Theil Contr. Theil Contr.
18–20 4% 1.66 4.0% 0 0 0 0 1.59 1.1%
21–30 16% .05 1.3% 1.09 1.2% 1.46 3.7% .10 0.1%
31–40 17% .07 2.8% .44 3.3% 1.03 8.8% .15 3.1%
41–50 20% .06 5.0% .44 10.0% 0.92 18.4% .17 8.6%
51–60 17% .05 5.5% .52 16.6% 1.14 26.6% .18 12.6%
61–65 7% .04 2.3% .54 10.6% 1.67 13.4% .16 6.5%
66–75 11% .04 3.2% .78 16.0% 3.43 5.7% .16 7.9%
76 + 8% .03 1.5% 1.10 8.3% 3.56 1.1% .16 3.5%
Within   .06 27.3% .59 66.1% 1.21 77.9% .17 44.7%
Between .16 72.7% .30 33.9% .35 22.1% .21 55.3%
Total   .22 100.0% .90 100.0% 1.55 100.0% .38 100.0%
  1. Note: sample size: n = 13,881 adults. Source: linked data from SILC 2015 (experimental wealth data from 7 June 2018) and administrative records