July 19, 2008
The most popular form of exercise among seniors is walking. Senior citizens over the age of 61 are the least likely of all the age groups to talk on a cell phone when driving. Only 48 percent say they talk on the cell phone while driving, which is less than half the percentage of other age groups that phone talk and drive. Fourteen of the 30 oldest people in the world come or came from the United States. The poverty rate for senior citizens has decreased while the national American poverty rate has increased. The longest recorded marriage in the world lasted 80 years. Studies of workers over the age of 50 show that 16.4 percent of them are self-employed. The oldest NFL player in history up until now was Glenn Presnell.
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