New UN report: more pensioners than children by 2050

Published Oct 15th 2012

Titled “Ageing in the 21st Century: A Celebration and a Challenge,” the report says that “It is imperative that ageing issues are included in national development frameworks and poverty-reduction strategies in order to ensure a “society for all ages,” particularly now that older persons are the world’s fastest growing population group.

The executive summary is available here as a PDF, and the full report is available to download here.

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