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Fourth periodic report of the united states of america to the united nations committee on human rights concerning the international covenant on civil and political rights share december 30, 2011. America will have more elderly people than children by 2035, census bureau predicts by leah hickman - christian breaking news commentary earlier this week, npr covered a report from the us census bureau that projects that adults 65 and older will outnumber children for the first time in us history by the year 2035. The elderly dependency rate is defined as the ratio between the elderly population and the working age (15-64 years) population the comparability of elderly population data is affected by differences, both within and across countries, in how regions and the geography of rural and urban communities, are defined. The global divide on homosexuality greater acceptance in more secular and affluent countries by no author overview as the united states and other countries grapple with the issue of same-sex marriage, a new pew research center survey finds huge variance by region on the broader question of whether homosexuality should be accepted or rejected by society. As the elderly population increases and people live longer, more people will require help with aspects of daily living and disease management normative changes in function also occur with aging.
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