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Aging in the third world

Kevin G. Kinsella

Aging in the third world

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Published by U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Developing countries,
  • Developing countries.
    • Subjects:
    • Older people -- Developing countries -- Statistics.,
    • Demography -- Developing countries.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Kevin Kinsella.
      GenreStatistics.
      SeriesInternational population reports., no. 79
      ContributionsUnited States. Bureau of the Census.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC331 .U52 no. 79, HQ1064.D44 .U52 no. 79
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 56 p. :
      Number of Pages56
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2150535M
      LC Control Number88603328

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