One-in-three is an OAP

PUBLISHED: 10:31 12 February 2010 | UPDATED: 00:54 16 June 2010

PENSIONERS in East Devon account for nearly one-in-three people in East Devon, and the figure is rising. Approximately 30 per cent are retired, compared to 17.3 per cent in England overall.

PENSIONERS in East Devon account for nearly one-in-three people in East Devon, and the figure is rising.

Approximately 30 per cent are retired, compared to 17.3 per cent in England overall.


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