How is the UK managing the ageing population?

In this lesson we will learn about the possible solutions that could be used to mitigate some of the impacts of an ageing population in the UK.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.An ageing population is...

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Q2.The population pyramid for an ageing population will have...

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Q3.People in developed counties like the UK are living longer because healthcare has improved and there is a bigger focus on things such as fitness and diet.

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Q4.Which TWO of the following are advantages of having an ageing population?

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Q5.Which TWO of the following are disadvantages of having an ageing population?

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.An ageing population is...

1/5

Q2.The population pyramid for an ageing population will have...

2/5

Q3.People in developed counties like the UK are living longer because healthcare has improved and there is a bigger focus on things such as fitness and diet.

3/5

Q4.Which TWO of the following are advantages of having an ageing population?

Select two (2) boxes

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Q5.Which TWO of the following are disadvantages of having an ageing population?

Select two (2) boxes

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Lesson 9 - How is the UK managing the ageing population?

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Q1.An ageing population occurs when...

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Q2.'A high density of elderly dependents are living on the coast in the UK'. True or False?

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Q3.Which TWO of the following are impacts of retirement migration in the UK?

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Q4.An ageing population could cause taxes for the economically active to...

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Q5.Encouraging migration into a country could help with the impacts of an ageing population because...

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Lesson 9 - How is the UK managing the ageing population?

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.An ageing population occurs when...

1/5

Q2.'A high density of elderly dependents are living on the coast in the UK'. True or False?

2/5

Q3.Which TWO of the following are impacts of retirement migration in the UK?

Select two (2) boxes

3/5

Q4.An ageing population could cause taxes for the economically active to...

4/5

Q5.Encouraging migration into a country could help with the impacts of an ageing population because...

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Lesson summary: How is the UK managing the ageing population?

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