Ageing Without Children 2019 Case Study

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17/12/2019

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A 2012 study put the numbers of people ageing without children at more than one million, counting only those who had never had children. That figure failed to include people who are estranged from their children or whose children lived far away. In 2019, Ageing Without Children research was featured in the Guardian with the headline: “over 1 million childless people over 65 are ‘dangerously unsupported’

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