Ageing population - UK

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  • Created on: 25-04-16 19:15

Ageing population

The Causes:

  • People are living longer
  • Health care is improving
  • Birth rate is slow.
  • Death rate is decreasing

The Problems:

  • Strain on services such as health care. More money spent on looking after the elderly rather than on treating the young. Puts pressure on beds.
  • Government are struggling to pay the state pension since the taxes gain from those working is…

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