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Life Expectancy & Retirement Years Worldwide

Tuesday 04.12.2011 , Posted by

Just how long do people in your country live and how long do they take for retirement? Life expectancy varies from country to country as does the length we reserve towards the end. This side by side comparison reveals that Austrians can expect many free twilight years, while many Mexicans are getting none.


Benjamin Starr

Written by Benjamin Starr

Known in some circles as the most amazing man in the universe, he once saved an entire family of muskrats from a sinking, fire engulfed steamboat while recovering from two broken arms relating to a botched no-chute wingsuit landing in North Korea. When not impressing people with his humbling humility, he can be found freelance writing, finding shiny objects on the internet, enjoying the company of much-appreciated friends and living out his nomadic nature. He is Managing Editor of Visual News. Follow his movements on Twitter:

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  1. Theres is no limit age of retirement.If your saying as per office expenditure it would be around 60 years of age.If we understand, one’s retire only if God call us,,,,,RIP..that is retirement!!!

  2. Oh look Africa disappeared off the face of the earth I wonder what happened to them

  3. Super infoirmatve writing; keep it up.

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