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Top 10 facts about the over 50s
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PostPosted: Tue Apr 21, 2015 7:13 am 
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1. 22.6 per cent of the people on earth are over 50.

2. Once a man reaches the age of 50, he will find that there are more women in the world of his own age than men; below 50, the reverse is true.

3. The life expectancy of a baby girl born in the UK in 1900 was 50. For boys it was about three years less.

4. 35 per cent of people in the UK are now over 50.

5. The first recorded use of the term ‘silver surfer’ for an over-50 browsing the internet was in 1997.

6. Stanley Matthews turned 50 on February 1, 1965. Five days later, he became the only over 50 to play in the top division of English football. Read more


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