Ageing Population

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What is an ageing population?
when most the population is aged 65 or over.
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Do we have an ageing population in the UK?
Yes
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What is one of the causes of an ageing population?
better diet
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what is another cause?
lack of smoking
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what is another cause?
most of the babies from the baby boomers are now over 65
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what is another cause?
better healthcare
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what is another cause?
more people are more reasonably well off
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what is another cause?
more active lifestyles
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what is a positive effect of an ageing population?
many older people are more reliable.
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what is a negative effect of an ageing population?
old people require pensions
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when can old people retire?
when they are 67 or 70
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what is a result of an ageing population?
encouragement to use private health care instead of NHS
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