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By James P. Smith,Malay Majmundar,Panel on Policy Research and Data Needs to Meet the Challenge of Aging in Asia,Committee on Population,Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education

The inhabitants of Asia is transforming into either better and older. Demographically an important continent at the international, Asia's inhabitants, at present anticipated to be 4.2 billion, is predicted to extend to approximately 5.9 billion through 2050. swift declines in fertility, including emerging lifestyles expectancy, are changing the age constitution of the inhabitants in order that in 2050, for the 1st time in background, there'll be approximately as many of us in Asia over the age of sixty five as lower than the age of 15.

It is by contrast backdrop that the department of Behavioral and Social learn on the U.S. nationwide Institute on getting older (NIA) requested the nationwide learn Council (NRC), in the course of the Committee on inhabitants, to adopt a undertaking on advancing behavioral and social study on getting older in Asia.

Aging in Asia: Findings from New and rising information Initiatives is a peer-reviewed selection of papers from China, India, Indonesia, Japan, and Thailand that have been provided at meetings prepared along with the chinese language Academy of Sciences, Indian nationwide technological know-how Academy, Indonesian Academy of Sciences, and technology Council of Japan; the 1st convention was once hosted through the chinese language Academy of Social Sciences in Beijing, and the second one convention used to be hosted by way of the Indian nationwide technology Academy in New Delhi. The papers within the quantity spotlight the contributions from new and rising facts projects within the zone and canopy topic parts equivalent to fiscal progress, exertions markets, and intake; relations roles and tasks; and hard work markets and consumption.

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