Living through later life

Document type
Report
Author(s)
Wilkinson, Lauren; Jethwa, Chetan
Publisher
Pensions Policy Institute
Date of publication
17 November 2019
Subject(s)
Older Adults, Poverty Alleviation Welfare Benefits and Financial Inclusion
Collection
Social welfare
Material type
Reports

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As the average length of retirement has increased, alongside life expectancies, there is generally more variation in the experiences people will face over the course of later life. This report explores the range of experiences older people may face and how these are likely to evolve as health declines precipitate transitions between the three phases of later life.

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