30th December 2008
In a super-aging society Japan it is predicted that people aged 75 or older living alone and elderly couple-only households will go on increasing.
The project aims to clarify what is essential for them to sustain an independent life. This is the report of the 4th year of the 5-year consecutive survey project. After the completion of the 5th year survey analysis, the results will be translated in English and presented across the world.