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Facts about older Americans, 1978

National Clearinghouse on Aging

Facts about older Americans, 1978

by National Clearinghouse on Aging

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Published by Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare, Office of Human Development, Administration on Aging, National Clearinghouse on Aging : for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in [Washington] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Older people -- United States -- Statistics

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesDHEW publication ; no. (OHD) 79-20006, DHEW publication -- no. (OHD) 79-20006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationfolder (11 p.) :
    Number of Pages11
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14185175M

    Facts and Figures on Older Americans: State Trends (includes the older Negro population) ERIC General Demographic Trends for Metropolitan Areas, to PHC(2) Census of Population and Housing: No. - Title Page [PDF], ZIP [ MB] No. - Title Page [PDF], ZIP [ MB]Author: Sandy Schiefer. It is anticipated that the number of older adults with mental and behavioral health problems will almost quadruple, from 4 million in to 15 million in APA advocates for the role of psychologists in helping older persons and their families overcome problems, enhance well-being and achieve maximum potential during later life.

      Pres Carter declares May 'Older Amers Mo' (S) This is a digitized version of an article from The Times’s print archive, before the start of online publication in The Older Americans Act (OAA) provides critical services—such as home-delivered and congregate meals, family caregiver support, in-home assistance, preventive health services, transportation, job training, protection from abuse, and other supportive services—that help about 11 million older adults live as independently as possible.

      The First Americans is a Thousands of years--way before Christopher Columbus set sail--wandering tribes of hunters made their way from Asia across the Bering land bridge to North America. They didn't know it, but they had discovered a New World/5.   The average American aged 18 to 49 reads 12 books per year, while the average number of books read by 65 or older Americans is slightly higher – a total of 13 books per year. Some 23 percent of respondents in a survey stated that they read print books and e-books equally, while 20 percent said that they read more e-books.


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