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World population reaches 8 billion as it ages
With reference to the stacked area chart “The number of elderly . ..’ explore interactive data and describe the demographic shift that is happening across the world
Discuss the challenges countries face due to aging populations
Referring to the “An Aging World” bubble chart, use the interactive feature to explore how fertility rates and the share of the population over 65 are projected to change
How limited are aging populations to developed economies?
Alisdair Monteith, Gordonstoun