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Oceania Comparative And International Education Society

This pattern could originate in high levels of cohabitation, but it is also observed at older ages where the proportion of cohabitants is smaller, attesting to a type of rejection of divorce. A detailed study of unions is required, but surveys that capture the diversity of forms of union, including “visiting partners”, are lacking. 51The 2007 DHS survey for the Solomon Islands counted two% of males in polygynous unions, principally at ages 35-49, where the proportion was three.two%, against .9% for the under-35s. These findings are broadly consistent with those for ladies, four.8% of whom reported obtaining a co-wife. Obtaining...

Chinas Aging Population Is A Key Threat To Its Future

Although mixed trends had been demonstrated in the G20 community, it is projected that most G20 economies would practical experience a considerable degree of population aging. This policy short proposes policy suggestions, covering complete structural reforms, public finance reforms, and reform of public and private pension schemes. The ageing of the world’s populations is the result of the continued decline in fertility rates and increased life expectancy. This demographic transform has resulted in rising numbers and proportions of people who are over 60. As a outcome, the 1st time in history when there will be far more older men and...