Ireland Health and social care

Age Friendly: What challenges and opportunities will the ageing demographic present?

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Summary

Throughout the developed world, people are living longer, healthier lives. Life expectancy is increasing at a rapid rate. For the first time in human history, there will shortly be more people in the world over 60 than there are children under the age of 5. This briefing gives an overview of the age friendly progress in Ireland to date.

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