Almost 17,000 people over 62 still in employment

Information tabled in parliament shows that 16,816 people aged older than 62 are still employed

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16,816 people aged over 62 are still in the workforce, a parliamentary question on Tuesday has shown.  

The information was tabled in parliament following a parliamentary by Nationalist MP Jason Azzopardi to Finance Minister Clyde Caruana.  

Until September 2020, a total of 4,930 women aged over 62 were still working. 2,659 women had part-time employment, while 2,271 had full-time employment.  

16,816 men aged over 62 were still in employment. Of which, 4,736 were in part-time employment, while 7,150 were in full-time employment.