Aging of population accelerates in Philippines

08:19, June 22, 2010      

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A 75-year-old woman sells cigarettes while taking care of her wheelchair bound grandson in Quiapo, Philippines, June 21, 2010. A latest study shows that the number of Filipinos aged 60 and above stands at 7 to 8 million, the fastest growing segment of the Philippine population. (Xinhua/Jon Fabrigar)


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