20% of population to be elderly by 2050: HelpAge India report3 min read . Updated: 21 Feb 2015, 12:27 AM IST
India will be the youngestcountry by 2020 but the number of elderly is likely to rise significantly after that
New Delhi: India needs to devise appropriate social and economic policies to allow the rapid increase in the number of elderly, who will make up as much as a fifth of the population by the middle of this century, a report by HelpAge India said on Friday.
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