Where People Live the Longest

By Ben Steverman and Bloomberg Rankings - 2013-09-17T17:21:35Z

Photograph by Amit Shabi/Redux

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No. 8: Israel

Life expectancy: 81.76

Official retirement age: 67 for men, 62 for women 

Population 60 and over: 15%

Projected population 60 and over in 2050: 23%

In 2008, Israel began to require that employers fund private pensions for their workers. Employees pitch in 5 percent of their salary, while employers contribute 10 percent.


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