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    Fast Facts: Oct. 19

    • In the next 60 seconds, 101 people will die and 261 babies will be born.
    • One in five people alive today is Chinese.
    • The country with the longest life expectancy is Japan. The average is 78 years for men and 85 years for women.
    • Your odds of living to age 116: one in 2 billion.
    • Of all the people who have ever lived, only 5-10 percent are alive today.
    • By the time you reach age 60, your eyes will have been exposed to more light than would be released by detonating a nuclear bomb.
    • Baby boomers now say that “”old age”” begins at 79.

       

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