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The century club
Women are much more likely to reach age 100 than men — and more in our collection of surprising facts and figures
 
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53,364
Americans who are age 100 or older. That's fewer than 2 in 10,000 Americans.

17,444
Centenarians who live in the South — the country's most centenarian-heavy region

83
Percent of centenarians who are women

Source: U.S. Census

 

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