11% of Northern Ireland’s population contribute over £5,000 per month towards their pension

Which parts of the UK are making a conscious effort to prepare for later life? Take a read through the infographic below and uncover how well the UK population is currently saving towards their private pension pots.

Across 2017, we’ve grown accustomed to seeing workplace pensions and auto-enrolment schemes in the headlines. After conducting some research, True Potential Investor has reported that the UK population saved an average of £325 towards their private pension pots in Q4 2016. Some regions have been more diligent at saving than others. In fact, during the same period, Northern Ireland (11%) and London (8%) were the two areas of the UK with the highest proportion of people contributing over £5,000 per month to their retirement.