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Dia Mundial da Saúde 2012

07 de Abril 2012
The number of people today aged 60 and over has doubled since 1980.
The number of people aged 80 years will almost quadruple to 395 million between now and 2050.
Within the next five years, the number of adults aged 65 and over will outnumber children under the age of 5.
By 2050, these older adults will outnumber all children under the age of 14.
The majority of older people live in low- or middle-income countries. By, 2050, this number will have increased to 80%.

Good health adds life to years: Global brief for World Health Day 2012