A Field Guide to Social Security Distributional Analysis

by Mark A. Sarney
Research and Statistics Note No. 2017-02 (released December 2017)
Table equivalent for Chart 1. Percentage change in individual benefits under the options in 2050, by selected percentiles and the mean
10th percentile 25th percentile Median Mean 75th percentile 90th percentile
CPI-E COLA 0 1 2 3 4 5
EEA/FRA -6 -4 0 -2 0 6
Minimum benefit 0 0 0 3 0 9
SOURCE: Author's calculations from MINT7 projections.