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Published by U.S. Dept. of Commerce, Economics and Statistics Administration, Bureau of the Census, For sale by the U.S. G.P.O., Supt. of Docs. in Washington, DC .
Written in English


  • Age distribution (Demography) -- Statistics,
  • Older people -- Statistics

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Edition Notes

Other titlesAging world 2, Aging world two
Statementby Kevin Kinsella, Cynthia M. Taeuber
SeriesInternational population reports -- P95/92-3, International population reports -- no. 92-3
ContributionsTaeuber, Cynthia Murray, United States. Bureau of the Census
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 160 p. :
Number of Pages160
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15425903M
ISBN 100160416795

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