Roughly half – 43 percent – of small business owners, with sales between $100,000 and $10 million, do not plan to retire. A new Economic Pulse Survey for the third quarter of 2012, by Barlow Research, also found that among people who said they would retire, the average is now 67 years old.

Of small business owners who said they intend to retire, 72 percent plan to still work part-time after they retire.

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