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Age-Structural Transitions and Sustainable Development in the Arab Region

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E/ESCWA/SDD/2017/PAMPHLET.1
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2017

This publication presents the demographic trends and prospects in the Arab region revealing an increase in the proportion of older persons in the population. It analyses the consequences of this phenomenon on age structures and sustainable development. It advocates for development policy-making that takes into account population age structures and their foreseen transitions.