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Media coverage about Agewell's Latest Study

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Agewell Foundation, India - BGOP, UK


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AGEWELL'S LATEST STUDY

COMPREHENSIVE STUDY ON STATUS OF OLDER PERSONS IN DELHI-NCR (September-October 2012)
By Agewell Research & Advocacy Centre
Over the years population of Delhi – NCR has increased manifold due to migration from most populated and less developed states like Bihar, Uttar Pradesh & Jharkhand, etc. People from other neighbouring states like Haryana, Rajasthan, etc. also find Delhi-NCR most suitable place for leading a more better & comfortable lifestyle. Delhi –NCR has total population of over 2 crore and more than 8% of the total Delhi & NCR population consists of older persons (60+). Delhi alone has elderly population of over 12 lakhs.  With fast changing socio-economic and demographic scenario, growing popularity of nuclear families and fast changing traditional value system, needs of older persons have also changed vehemently.
Agewell Foundation has conducted a comprehensive study on various issues concerning old age to understand the present status of older persons In Del…