China’s disabled half disabled elderly accounted for nearly 40 million 630 thousand of the elderly

China Disabled semi disabled elderly 40 million 630 thousand elderly population accounted for nearly 20% in October 9, Xinhua news agency, Beijing (reporter Wang Sibei) the national office on aging, the Ministry of civil affairs, the Ministry of Finance jointly issued 9 days in Beijing the fourth sample survey of urban and rural elderly living conditions Chinese. Survey results show that China’s disabled, semi disabled elderly roughly 40 million 630 thousand people, accounting for the elderly population of 18.3%. Party secretary of the National Office of aging, deputy director Wang Jianjun said that the object of this investigation is to live in the people’s Republic of China (except Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan regions) 60 years of age and above Chinese citizens. The scope of the investigation was 31 provinces, autonomous regions and municipalities directly under the central government (excluding Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan) and Xinjiang production and Construction Corps. The sample size was 223 thousand and 680. Survey results show that in 2015, the urban elderly population accounted for 52% of the country’s elderly population, rural elderly population accounted for 48%. Compared with 2000, the elderly population urbanization level increased by 17.8 percentage points. At the same time, the elderly population education level increased dramatically, in 2015, China’s elderly population did not go to school for primary school education accounted for 29.6%, accounted for 41.5%, junior high school and senior high school education accounted for 25.8%, college degree or above accounted for 3.1%. Compared with 2000, the number of elderly people who did not go to school fell by 23.2 percentage points, and the education level of junior and senior high school students increased by a factor of 14.3. According to the survey results, the economic situation of the elderly has been significantly improved." Wang Jianjun said that the growth rate of the elderly in rural areas faster than the town, the town of old people’s income sources show structural changes, the proportion of rural old-age security income increased significantly. 2014, China’s urban elderly per capita income reached 23930 yuan, the annual per capita income of rural residents reached $7621, respectively, an increase of more than $16538 and $5970 in 2000. The survey also found that, at present China’s aging work and the cause of aging is still facing the elderly population continues to increase, the degree of aging continues to deepen; poverty and low income elderly population still more; the health status of the elderly is not optimistic, disability, semi disabled elderly population is large and short board. In this regard, China Aging Research Center Deputy Director Dang Junwu think, should do the top-level design, through the pilot disability of long-term care insurance, commercial insurance, long-term care allowance, charity donations to establish long-term care insurance system. "In 13th Five-Year, the elderly livable environment construction is also important in the process of urbanization, how to solve the problems of the elderly livable, pension facilities, living standard to elderly livable, needs the concern of various departments." Dang Junwu said. (end) editor: Liu Debin SN222相关的主题文章:

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