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The state of ageing in 2019

 

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The state of ageing in 2019

A report from an older people’s charity brings together public data about work and finances, housing, health and communities.

It reveals big differences in how people experience ageing depending on factors such as where they live, how much money they have or their sex or ethnicity. Today’s least well-off over 50s face far greater challenges than their wealthier peers and are more likely to die younger, become sicker earlier and fall out of work due to ill health. More....