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Living Arrangements of Older Persons in Canada

Effects on their Socio-Economic Conditions

  • Author: UN
  • Publication date: February 1999
  • Page count: 116
  • Language(s) in this book: English
  • Sales number: GV.98.0.19

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Population ageing is widely recognized as one of the most salient long-term developments in the countries of Europe and North America, which has profound economic and social implications, and poses unique public policy challenges. This publication discusses a wide range of issues related to ageing and presents a collection of data and study on the social and economic conditions of older persons in Canada. Areas of coverage include: demographic, economic and social trends; living arrangements; work and retirement; sources of income; and housing conditions.