How long can I expect to live?

As a nation, we are living longer than ever before. With the number of over 85s in the UK set to double in the next 25 years, it’s time to start rethinking the way we age in the UK. This means addressing the ageing population and thinking about how we will care for a greater number of people while maintaining a good and active quality of life.

Watch this BBC video to see people’s reactions when finding out how old they will become. Do you live a healthy lifestyle? How long would you like to live for?