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1

When did France's state pension begin?

1908

2

What was the retirement age in 1908?

65

3

What was the life expectancy in 1908?

67

4

What is the retirement age now?

Still 65

5

What is the life expectancy now?

80

6

What has France introduced?

A pro-natal policy

7

How long is paid parental leave?

3 years (can be taken by either parent)

8

When does schooling begin?

At the age of three (fully paid for by the government)

9

What does the government do to childcare under the age of three?

Subsidise it