skip to content
Living arrangements of older persons around the world Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Living arrangements of older persons around the world

Author: United Nations. Department of Economic and Social Affairs. Population Division.
Publisher: New York : United Nations, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : International government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Populations everywhere are growing older, and the number of persons aged 60 years or over is expected nearly to triple by 2050. Not only are more people surviving to reach old age, but those who attain old age are living longer than ever before. This publication provides the first global survey and analysis of the patterns and trends in the living arrangements of older persons. Comparable data are presented for more  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Landenoverzichten (vorm)
Material Type: Government publication, International government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: United Nations. Department of Economic and Social Affairs. Population Division.
ISBN: 9211514126 9789211514124
OCLC Number: 63211389
Language Note: Text in English, with executive summaries in English, Arabic, Chinese, French, Russian and Spanish.
Notes: "ST/ESA/STAT/SER. A/240."
"United Nations publication sales no. E.05. XIII.9"--Title page verso.
Description: 1, 216 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Background --
Living arrangements : patterns and trends --
Economic and social correlates of living arrangements --
Informal support transfers between generations --
Conclusion.
Responsibility: Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Population Division.
More information:

Abstract:

Populations worldwide are growing older, and the number of persons aged 60 years or over is estimated to triple by the year 2050. This work sets out the findings of the global survey of the patterns  Read more...

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/63211389> # Living arrangements of older persons around the world
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "63211389" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    rdfs:comment "Unknown 'gen' value: igp" ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/54042321#Topic/personnes_agees_conditions_economiques> ; # Personnes âgées--Conditions économiques
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/54042321#Topic/personnes_agees_logement> ; # Personnes âgées--Logement
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2004005948> ; # Older people--Housing
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/54042321#Topic/ouderen> ; # Ouderen
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85002097> ; # Older people--Economic conditions
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/54042321#Topic/older_people_housing> ; # Older people--Housing
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/54042321#Topic/older_people_economic_conditions> ; # Older people--Economic conditions
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/54042321#Topic/lebensbedingungen> ; # Lebensbedingungen
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/54042321#Topic/alter> ; # Alter
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/54042321#Topic/wonen> ; # Wonen
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/362.6/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/54042321#Topic/leefsituatie> ; # Leefsituatie
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/148465924> ; # United Nations. Department of Economic and Social Affairs. Population Division.
    schema:datePublished "2005" ;
    schema:description "Populations everywhere are growing older, and the number of persons aged 60 years or over is expected nearly to triple by 2050. Not only are more people surviving to reach old age, but those who attain old age are living longer than ever before. This publication provides the first global survey and analysis of the patterns and trends in the living arrangements of older persons. Comparable data are presented for more than 130 countries. The publication analyzes the demographic, social and economic correlates of living arrangements of people aged 60 years or over as well, focusing on co-residence with family members, solitary living and the institutionalization of older persons.--Publisher's description."@en ;
    schema:description "Introduction -- Background -- Living arrangements : patterns and trends -- Economic and social correlates of living arrangements -- Informal support transfers between generations -- Conclusion."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/54042321> ;
    schema:genre "Government publication"@en ;
    schema:genre "Landenoverzichten (vorm)"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Living arrangements of older persons around the world"@en ;
    schema:productID "63211389" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/63211389#PublicationEvent/new_york_united_nations_2005> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/54042321#Agent/united_nations> ; # United Nations
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9789211514124> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/63211389> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/54042321#Agent/united_nations> # United Nations
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "United Nations" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/54042321#Topic/lebensbedingungen> # Lebensbedingungen
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Lebensbedingungen"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/54042321#Topic/older_people_economic_conditions> # Older people--Economic conditions
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Older people--Economic conditions"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/54042321#Topic/older_people_housing> # Older people--Housing
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Older people--Housing"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/54042321#Topic/personnes_agees_conditions_economiques> # Personnes âgées--Conditions économiques
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Personnes âgées--Conditions économiques"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/54042321#Topic/personnes_agees_logement> # Personnes âgées--Logement
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Personnes âgées--Logement"@fr ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2004005948> # Older people--Housing
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Older people--Housing"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85002097> # Older people--Economic conditions
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Older people--Economic conditions"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/148465924> # United Nations. Department of Economic and Social Affairs. Population Division.
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "United Nations. Department of Economic and Social Affairs. Population Division." ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9789211514124>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "9211514126" ;
    schema:isbn "9789211514124" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.