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Working and Retirement

Table 32: Average retirement ages (2005)[1]

Year

Women

Men

1950

63.9

67.2

1960

62.7

66.2

1970

62.4

65.4

1980

62.0

64.6

1990

61.1

63.6

1995

60.6

63.1

2000

61.2

63.3

2005

61.9

63.8

2010

62.5

64.7

2015

63.0

64.9

2016

63.7

65.2

2017

63.6

65.1

2018

63.9

65.1

 

[1] DWP Economic labour market status of individuals aged 50 and over, trends over time: September 2018 (experimental)

 

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