For instance, joining a members club or offering to volunteer in certain activities aid in ageing well. This phenomenon is occurring right now in almost every country in the world, but faster in the developed and developing countries. This implies that they older they are, the older they live.
The world population is rapidly ageing and cognitive impairment CI is a fast growing problem Cognition is the integration of mental functions such as attention, memory, producing and understanding language and communication, learning, reasoning, problem solving, and decision making in order to process an adaptive behavioral response to a constantly changing environment.
Sharma and T. Due to fall in fertility rates and significant rise in life expectancy, population ageing will continue or even accelerate.
Both of developed and developing countries in recent years have to face more serious aging impacts for economic progress. New Delhi: Routledge. P1 A major demographic change impacting Australia is the ageing population, it is expected that this change will accelerate over the coming years.
Asia-Pacific Population Journal. The proportion of the different age groups is unbalanced that the phenomenon that is youngsters is fewer than elderly.
Although not all individuals will experience these characteristics, they will still be included into this group i. The Census Bureau estimates that the percentage of the population over 65 will jump from The two major reasons of the ageing population trend are the rising longevity and the decline of fertility rate.
Ageing population has entailed an increasing share of old persons in the population.