Aging in The Philippines: Findings From The 2007 Philippine Study on Aging

The book, Aging in the Philippines: Findings from the 2007 Philippine Study on Aging, is an output of the 2007 Philippine Study on Aging (PSOA) project of the University of the Philippines Population Institute in collaboration with the Nihon University Population Research Institute of Japan. The study is the second nationally representative sample study of older Filipinos ages 60 years and over. Findings demonstrate the various dimensions of the older population sector particularly in terms of their health and economic well-being, living arrangement, family support and intergenerational exchanges, leisure, religious activities, social involvement, as well as beliefs and knowledge of services for older people.

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