Did You Know: 6.5 Million People In The US Reach Age 112

March 15, 2015 4:55 pm

We spotted this interesting stat today:

“Americans are getting older, but not this old: Social Security records show that 6.5 million people in the U.S. have reached the ripe old age of 112.

In reality, only few could possibly be alive. As of last fall, there were only 42 people known to be that old in the entire world.

But Social Security does not have death records for millions of these people, with the oldest born in 1869, according to a report by the agency’s inspector general.”

Read more here: http://www.sacbee.com/news/nation-world/national/article14382122.html#storylink=cpy

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