How many elderly are there in Malaysia?
At present, the number of Malaysians aged 60 years and above is estimated to be 1.4 million and is projected to increase to 3.3 million in the year 2020. The percentage of the population that is 60 years and over has also increased over the years – 5.2% in 1970, 5.7% in 1990 and 6.3% in the year 2000.
Which country has the highest elderly population?
Top 50 Countries With the Largest Percentage of Older Adults
|Rank||Country||% 65+ (of total population)|
Does Malaysia have an Ageing population?
Currently, there are an estimated 3.5 million people – or 7% of the population – in Malaysia who are above the age of 65.
What is the oldest state in the US?
List of U.S. states
|1||Delaware||Colony of Delaware|
|2||Pennsylvania||Proprietary Province of Pennsylvania|
|3||New Jersey||Crown Colony of New Jersey|
|4||Georgia||Crown Colony of Georgia|
How old is senior citizen in Malaysia?
The National Policy on Senior Citizens: Old are those above the age of 60 years.
Are Malaysians prepared for retirement?
Roughly, Malaysians and Singaporeans are expected to live 15 to 20 years post retirement, therefore they must ensure that their retirement fund is adequate by the time they retired. As of now, the idea of a happy retirement days by the age of 60 are getting far from reality.