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
|Other titles||Aging world 2, Aging world two|
|Statement||by Kevin Kinsella, Cynthia M. Taeuber|
|Series||International population reports -- P95/92-3, International population reports -- no. 92-3|
|Contributions||Taeuber, Cynthia Murray, United States. Bureau of the Census|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vii, 160 p. :|
|Number of Pages||160|
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