Nearly one in five of us to ‘survive beyond 100’

Nearly one in five people currently in the UK will live to see their 100th birthday according to the government.

The Department of Work and Pensions (DWP) said its figures suggested 10 million people – that’s 17% of the population – would become centenarians.

This will put substantial pressure on both the NHS and the pensions system.

Read the full article at bbc.co.uk

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