Estimates of the very old (including centenarians), UK: 2002 to 2015

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  • There were over half a million people aged 90 and over living in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2015.
  • For every 100 men aged 90 and over in 2015 there were 240 women.
  • The number of centenarians (people aged 100 and over) living in the UK has risen by 65% over the last decade to 14,570 in 2015.
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