The Ageing of the NSW Population


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Monday December 2 2013 - 6:00 am +1100

The population of NSW is ageing. Over the next 20 years, the number of people aged 65 or older in NSW is projected to grow by 78%. This has many social and economic implications. This seminar discussed these challenges by analysing the latest available data and drawing out implications for disability and aged carers, health and housing sectors. Speakers included Mr Alan Jenner, Manager Statistical Coordination, Australian Bureau of Statistics, Mr Ian Day, CEO Council of the Ageing (COTA) NSW, Mr Mark Bartlett, Manager Analysis for Policy Program, Sax Institute, and Dr Catherine Bridge, Associate Professor Faculty of Built Environment UNSW. The event was attended by 40 people. Presentation slides available in the Members Only section.

Sydney NSW
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