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2/9/2011 1 Who has the highest life expectancy men or women ? U.S. Men – 75.1 years of life expectancy (2010) What is projected life expectancy for men and women in 2010? U.S. Women – 80.8 years of life expectancy (2010) Updated www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/hus/hus08.pdf#026 life expectancy figures? Which countries have the highest life expectancy? The top ten in 2009 www.worldlifeexpectancy.com/
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2/9/2011 2 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 2425 262728293031323334353637383940414243444546474849 50 49 countries had higher life expectancy than the U.S. in 2007 Percent of U.S. Population age 65 or higher. What percent of the U.S. population was elderly? Percent of U.S. Population age 65 or higher. The percent of the U.S. population that is elderly steadily increased during the previous century. What percent will be elderly by 2030 (in U.S.)? Percent of U.S. population age 65 or higher . One in five people will be elderly by 2030 (in U.S.). Percent of U.S. population age 65 or higher
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Unformatted text preview: . 2/9/2011 3 The number of elderly will continue to grow. Number of people in millions age 65 or higher . 76 million boomers …millions of soldiers returned home from WWII Most were conceived when… 2/9/2011 4 The “boomers” challenged our hospital capacity when they were born and … …school systems a few years later In 2010 – boomers began collecting Social Security and Medicare – the demand on society will be dramatic. 2/9/2011 5 One in five Americans will be drawing SSA and Medicare benefits taxpaying workforce What will be shrinking? taxpaying workforce taxpaying workforce taxpaying workforce taxpaying workforce taxpaying workforce taxpaying workforce taxpaying workforce taxpaying workforce taxpaying workforce taxpaying workforce The U.S. population 65 and older is growing more what? The U.S. elderly population is growing more diverse There are more males than female s until age 35...
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2011 for the course HLTH 300 taught by Professor Randypage during the Winter '11 term at BYU.

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