Where People Live the Longest

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

Photograph by Carlos Sanchez Pereyra/JAI/Corbis

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No. 4: Spain

Life expectancy: 82.33

Official retirement age: 65

Population 60 and over: 23%

Projected population 60 and over in 2050: 38%

By 2040, more than a quarter (26.3 percent) of Spain’s gross domestic product will go toward public benefits for the elderly, the most of any country analyzed by the Center for Strategic and International Studies.

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