Este documento é uma versão traduzida ao espanhol do primeiro capitulo do livro Population Aging and the Generational Economy: A Global Perspective, editado pelos professores Ronald Lee e Andrew Mason.
Reports-Published dateTuesday, November 2, 2010 - 04:00
The size of the working age groups will peak in 2022 for ages 20-39 and in 2042 for ages 40-59. The fiscal support ratio drops steadily after 2024. This is the ratio of taxpayers to beneficiaries.Published date2013
Longer life expectancy and lower fertility rates have accelerated the ageing of the population in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC). In the Southern Cone expectancy has already reached an estimated 79 years.
Latin American countries are rapidly catching up to the industrialized countries of the North in terms of birthrate and lifespan.
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Promoting universal financial protection : a policy analysis of universal health coverage in Costa Rica (1940–2000)
Universal health coverage (UHC) has been achieved in Costa Rica because it was supported at the highest political level within a favourable socio-economic and political context.Published dateWednesday, January 2, 2013 - 05:00