The latest study conducted by OECD, Pensions at a Glance 2015, reveals that recent reforms have made pension systems more financially sustainable. On the occasion, an infographic was published, giving relevant facts and figures regarding financial sustainability, income adequacy, net replacement rates.
In the United States, there are more than 43.5 million caregivers, who mainly take care of their ageing parents. Today’s technology can help relatives to better manage medication or nutrition, to monitor their daily activities or to coordinate communication.
Singapore’s Minister of Health is doubling efforts to develop a better care services for the elderly. As the country’s population is getting older, more accessible, affordable and good quality services are being put in place, in order to support the elderly to stay at home.
The infographics below shows how the Minister of Health is focalising on 3 major themes: improves comprehensiveness of services, enhance quality of services and ultimately support caregivers.
Elderly people do use Internet services.
This new generation of elderly people, the Silver Surfers, firstly started using the Internet to communicate and stay in touch with their friends and families. The 2.0 web gradually became an open door to any other type of services. Whether they are accessing their bank account, shopping, Skyping or talking on any other social media, the Boomers tend to use Internet more and more often.
Age Watch shows 37 stats regarding the elderly from Ireland, the United Kingdom and the United States. Several fields are presented: pensions, health condition or public transportation. [Read more…] about Bluecare reveals an infographics regarding the elderly in Ireland, the UK and the USA