has longest living population in the world, with the average 60 year old going
on to live until age 86. Experts say this is due to good diets, active life
styles and supportive family structure.
version of Mediterranean diet combined with strong family networks it is believed
to enhance life expectancy among its population. In Spain average life
expectancy at age60 is 85.
Italian diet, combined with a climate that promotes outdoor activity, is
thought to play an important role in healthy aging among Italians.
also tied second with the other countries in southern Europe with, those over
60 living to the age of 85, on average. Pictured, a couple sit on a bench in
and outdoor lifestyle in Andorra help to keep the country's elderly population
universal health care system in Australia, combined with Australians' outdoor
lifestyle, help people live longer, according to experts. Pictured, a war
veteran during ANZAC Day.