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The well-being of older persons is a composite of numerous factors, some of which are discussed in this study such as work, health, and social integration. The labour force participation of older persons is likely to change in the future, particularly with the move among several Asian countries to increase retirement ages. In countries that are ageing 25 Ageing in Asia and the Pacific: Emerging Issues and Successful Practices rapidly, such as Japan and Singapore, the labour force participation of older persons may become more important as dependency ratios increase.

Kinsella, 1994. The demography of ageing in developing countries, in S. Preston and L. C. , 1990. Changing intergenerational family relations in East Asia, ANNALS,, Volume 510 (July): 102-114. , 1989. Living arrangements of the older persons in Fiji, Korea, Malaysia and the Philippines, Demography, Volume 26 (4): 627-643. , 1992. , Asia-Pacific Population Journal 7(3):13-32. , 2000. Ageing in the Philippines: an overview, in D. R. Phillips (Editor), 2000. Ageing in the Asia-Pacific Region: Issues, Policies and Future Trends, Routledge Advances in Asia-Pacific Studies: London.

Kinsella, 1994. The demography of ageing in developing countries, in S. Preston and L. C. , 1990. Changing intergenerational family relations in East Asia, ANNALS,, Volume 510 (July): 102-114. , 1989. Living arrangements of the older persons in Fiji, Korea, Malaysia and the Philippines, Demography, Volume 26 (4): 627-643. , 1992. , Asia-Pacific Population Journal 7(3):13-32. , 2000. Ageing in the Philippines: an overview, in D. R. Phillips (Editor), 2000. Ageing in the Asia-Pacific Region: Issues, Policies and Future Trends, Routledge Advances in Asia-Pacific Studies: London.

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