When speaking about the new demographic tendency of ageing population, Japan tends to take the lead as it is the oldest country in the world. However, the whole Asian continent is affected by this process.
This infographics proposed by CNBC is a panorama of the ageing population in Asia, revealing the percentage of older people, the dependency ratio or the role governments should have in providing healthcare solutions and pensions.
7 major countries of the region are being analyzed: Japan, Hong Kong, South Korea, China, Indonesia, India and Singapore.
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