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Figure 5

Figure 5:
Percent of elderly aged 85+ among total population by types of living arrangement, under the same assumption of fertility, marriage, divorce, and propensity of co-residence between parents and married children, but different mortality1
 

Rural

Urban

1 Notes: M: Medium mortality scenario; L: Low mortality scenario; w. children & others: living with children and others; w. spouse only: living with spouse only; institution: living in collective household or nursing house etc.

 

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Family Dynamics of 63 Million (in 1990) to more than 330 Million (in 2050) Elders in China
Zeng Yi, Linda George
© 2000 Max-Planck-Gesellschaft ISSN 1435-9871
http://www.demographic-research.org/Volumes/Vol2/5