I= THE AGED POPULATION IN PAKISTAN STRUCTURAL AND SPATIAL PATTERNS AND RELATIONSHIP WITH POVERTY ALLEVIATION
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Title of Thesis
THE AGED POPULATION IN PAKISTAN STRUCTURAL AND SPATIAL PATTERNS AND RELATIONSHIP WITH POVERTY ALLEVIATION

Author(s)
Birjies Talat
Institute/University/Department Details
University of Karachi, Pakistan/Department of Geography
Session
2004
Subject
Number of Pages
297
Keywords (Extracted from title, table of contents and abstract of thesis)
aged population, pakistan, poverty alleviation, spatial pattern, socio-economic characteristics, poverty

Abstract
This study of the aged of Pakistan analyses the structure, socio-economic and spatial pattern. It attempts to bring out the relationship between the poverty of the aged and the poverty alleviation which needs to be addressed in part to resolve the economic problems encountered by the aged segment of population in Pakistan. The study is divided into six chapters. Chapter-1 is concerned with the statement of problem, objectives and methodology. Chapter-2 focuses on the structural characteristics. Chapter-3 analyses the socio-economic characteristics of the aged. Chapter-4 deals with the spatial pattern of the aged population. Chapter-5 presents a case of the aged in Karachi towards profiling the socio-economic characteristics of the aged in the urban milieu. Chapter-6 traces the structural and economic dependency of the aged population and its relationship with poverty alleviation strategy

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1 0 Contents 0
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2 1 The Problem, Objectives And Methodology 1
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3 2 Structure Of The Aged Population 21
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4 3 Socio-Economic Characteristics Of The Aged Population 52
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5 4 Spatial Pattern Of The Aged Population 76
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6 5 Profile Of The Aged: A Case Study 124
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7 6 Poverty Among The Aged And Poverty Alleviation Strategy 143
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8 7 Summary And Conclusion 247
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9 8 References 261
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  8.1 Appendices 280