Tag Archives: Pensions and Savings

Mapping UK Demographic Changes (ILC-UK)

Summary The International Longevity Centre (ILC-UK) has released a second summary “factpack” of statistics about a number of topics relating to the UK’s elderly. Projections indicate that future generations of pensioners face a poorer financial future unless the long-term challenges … Continue reading

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Segmenting Life Expectancy Inequalities by Cause of Death (PHE / LHO)

Summary The Public Health England (PHE) segment tool has been developed to help local authorities identify the causes of death which contribute most to the life expectancy gaps in their areas. The aim is to be able to better target … Continue reading

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Ageing, Longevity and Demographic Changes Statistical Factpack (International Longevity Centre-UK)

Summary The International Longevity Centre (ILC) has produced a summary “factpack” of statistics on a range of topics pertaining to the UK’s elderly. “The 12-page booklet provides statistics on a range of topics from life expectancy to housing supply, from … Continue reading

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The Queen’s Speech: Briefing (Carers UK)

Summary The Queen’s Speech (May 2013) included two bills of relevance to carers in the Government’s legislative plans for 2013-14, covering: Social care. Reforms to the state pension. This Carers UK briefing summarises the potential impact of this proposed legislation on … Continue reading

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Agenda for Later Life 2013 (Age UK)

Summary This Age UK report explores the challenges facing older people today, looking at both the over-65s and people approaching later life. Section headings include:   Key indicators for later life. Challenges and opportunities for 2013. Later life with attitude. … Continue reading

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Ready for Ageing? (House of Lords Committee on Public Service and Demographic Change)

Summary A recent report from the Select Committee on Public Service and Demographic Change warns that Government and society at large are unprepared for ageing. A broad range of policy areas are addressed, with comprehensive analyses of the potential impact … Continue reading

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