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8 facts about life expectancy and the 90 & over population

ONS looks at ageing and life expectancy in the UK

1. Women have higher life expectancy at birth than men

 

2. The gap in life expectancy at birth between the sexes is now...

 

3. At age 65 women are still expected to live longer than men

 

4. At age 85 women are expected to live 1 year longer than men

 

5. There are more women than men aged 90 & over

 

6. The number of people aged 90 & over has grown since 2002

 

7. The split of people aged 90 & over across the UK is...

 

8. The number of people aged 100 & over is...

 

Categories: Population, Deaths, Life Expectancies, Life Tables, Interim Life Tables
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