Between 1967 and 2017, the fertility rate for women in the European Union fell, from 2.6 babies to 1.6.
A new study shows that education is a better predictor of life expectancy in the US than race.
A study has shown the impact of the Mediterranean diet on participants' microbiomes.
OECD data reveals how retirement lengths vary around the world. Retirement age is shaped by the country and gender but savings gaps mean many will work longer than they planned.
The longevity dividend can potentially lead to improved productivity over longer lifespans and an increase in gross national income.
With a rapidly aging global population due to declining birth rates and increased life expectancy, a smaller workforce will slow down economies and raise healthcare costs.
By 2030, there’s likely going to be a shortage of more than 100,000 caregivers for the elderly in the US.
As the impacts of China's one-child policy are felt, and India's population explodes, the two nations' demographics are diverging.
Japan's public transport is the envy of the world - but outside urban areas, the picture is less rosy. A new World Economic Forum white paper offers a framework for potential solutions.
The overlapping generations in the workplace bring new opportunities for learning and leadership.
Nowadays, it is no longer a fantasy that we can live longer. Life expectancy has nearly doubled in the past 100 years, but ageing is still often viewed as a societal burden.
Technology is key to providing effective care for our increasingly older population, allowing people to live longer - healthily and happily.
From religion to country, there are global trends in spousal age gaps, with women being younger than male partners in every country on average - according to a new Pew Research Center study.
A super-aged population is a natural consequence of longevity. The new challenge is how we can be healthy, active and happy until the end of our lives.
"There are concerns that social care quality may diminish with the use of robots, because robots are incapable of fulfilling the social or emotional needs of older care recipients and may...