Orient Magazine Issue 84 - October 2021 - Page 2

RE-IMAGINING 100 THE PANDEMIC ’ S IMPACT ON LONGEVITY Singaporeans ’ preparedness to live to 100 has grown in spite of the COVID-19 pandemic . i am ready to

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Health and wellness perspective :
Yes : 23 %
2018
Yes : 31 %
TODAY
Financial health perspective : 26 %
29 % 2018 TODAY However , the pandemic has also led to considerable health and financial stress for Singaporeans : 35 %
shared that their mental wellbeing worsened .
47 %
While Singaporeans remain resilient and optimistic about the future , there is a need to proactively improve our physical , mental and financial health to be holistically prepared for longevity . Are we ready to realise our potential of living to 100 ? Read more in Prudential ’ s 3-part report series : Re-imagining 100 : The pandemic ’ s impact on longevity The reports have been developed in partnership with Economist Impact as part of our Ready For 100 longevity research programme .
VIEW THE REPORTS HERE