What is the age of old age? Americans are asking when Joe Biden turns 80

US President Joe Biden turned 80 on Sunday. Along with this, a record has also been associated with him. He is the first President in American history who remains in office even at the age of 80. Along with celebrating granddaughter’s wedding at the White House on Saturday, he has also celebrated his birthday. The event was organized by his wife Jill. Biden is 80 years old and he can once again become the presidential candidate in 2024. In this way, another record can be added to the name of America. So far, Ronald Reagan was the oldest president to retire at the age of 77.

On the other hand, if Biden is re-elected in 2024, he will be 86 years old by the time of retirement. Not only this, if Donald Trump wins in 2024, then by the time of retirement, his age will also be 82 years. Meanwhile, there is also a section in America, which is asking questions about elderly leaders. According to a Reuters poll, 68 percent of people feel that Joe Biden is no longer able to face the electoral challenge in 2024. 71 percent of Democrats feel that Joe Biden is mentally competent and can handle the necessary work. At the same time, 46 percent people believe that he is not eligible to contest the 2024 elections.

Demand to fix the age of 75 years for the President

Not only this, 26 percent of the people of Donald Trump’s Republic Party also believe that their age will not be eligible to contest the elections in 2024. Across political parties, 68 percent of common people believe that two years from now, Joe Biden will not be fit to compete. 49 percent people have also expressed the same opinion about Trump. Not only this, 86 percent of Americans even say that the age of the President should be fixed up to 75 years.

Elderly population is increasing rapidly in America

In fact, the population of the elderly in America is increasing rapidly. In such a situation, the working age of the people is also increasing. There were 52 million people over the age of 65 in the US in 2018, which will increase to 95 million in 2060. Not only this, after the next 4 years i.e. in 2026 itself, 1 out of every 4 people in the population of America will be above 65 years. Not only this, a large part of this population is also working. Joe Biden has been trolled several times for forgetting a topic while speaking or fumbling while boarding a plane.

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