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Table 1

Table 1:
International comparison of indicators of population aging
 
  Percent of elderly aged 65+   Number of elderly persons (million)
  1990 2030 2050 aged 65+
1990
aged 65+
2050
aged 80+
1990
aged 80+
2050
 

China

5.6

15.7

22.6

63.0

334.0

7.839

99.602

India

4.3

9.7

15.1

37.0

230.9

4.017

46.999

Korea

5.0

18.1

24.7

2.1

12.6

0.276

3.763

Mexico

4.0

19.9

18.6

3.3

27.3

0.644

5.979

 

Canada

11.2

22.6

23.8

3.1

10.1

0.643

3.759

France

14.0

23.2

25.5

7.9

15.3

2.136

5.696

Germany

15.0

26.1

28.4

11.9

20.8

2.985

8.299

Italy

15.3

29.1

34.9

8.7

14.4

1.963

5.787

Japan

12.0

27.3

31.8

14.8

33.4

2.922

12.09

U.K.

15.7

23.1

24.9

8.1

14.1

2.092

5.287

U.S.A.

12.4

20.6

21.7

31.5

75.8

7.213

26.914

Source: U.N. Population Division (1999).

 

 

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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