Older Adults | Healthy People 2020 - age of older adults


International Day of Older Persons 1 October age of older adults

Participants were categorized by age into young adults (ages 18-35 years; n = 97 ), middle-aged adults (ages 36-55 years, n = 197), and older adults (aged older.

As Americans live longer, growth in the number of older adults is unprecedented. In 2014, 14.5% (46.3 million) of the US population was aged 65 or older and is.

Considering that a majority of old persons in sub-Saharan Africa live in rural areas (Togonu-Bikersteth, 1987 and 1988) Younger and older age groups had .

Old age refers to ages nearing or surpassing the life expectancy of human beings , and is thus . Chronic diseases. Some older persons have at least one chronic condition and many have multiple conditions. In 2007–2009, the most frequently .