The world’s population is aging with the number of older people projected to exceed the number of children for the first time in 2047². However, those aged over 65 are optimistic about their life expectancy.
45% estimate that they will live to more than 80 years of age¹
55% believe they are as fit as they can be for their age¹
2/3 expect to live a long as, or longer than their parents¹
1. Philips Index for health and well-being: a global perspective
2. UN World Population Aging 2013