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The new demographic timebomb | Sarah Harper

By the middle of the century, a majority of countries still enjoying the demographic dividend of youth will be in sub-Saharan Africa, UN figures show.

Professor Sarah Harper comments on demographic changes in an article in The Observer - Ageing planet: the new demographic timebomb.

"We are in transition across the 21st century and need to adjust to this age-structural transition, rather than fight it", said Harper. 

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