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China Fact- Old People in China

Posted by w_thames_the_d on September 4, 2010


It is estimated that by 2050 China will have 100 000 000 people over the age of 80. Can you imagine this, can you imagine how much this requires in terms of health care and medicine? This number of peole means that China will have as many people over 80 as Mexico has, and if these people were their own country it would be number 12, between Mexico with 108 million and the Phillipines with over 90 million. The disaster is looming in China.

One Response to “China Fact- Old People in China”

  1. Erik said

    hi erik

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