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Older workers have accumulated a lot of experience. There may also be a need to lower barriers to developing and scaling up new solutions for older people. The index will allow to measure and monitor active ageing outcomes at the country level with a breakdown by gender. The data are available to the entire research community free of charge. We hope that the growth of the Silver Economy will be profitable to businesses as well as connected to a positive and socially inclusive identity for older adults in Europe.

Digital healthcare has yet to reap its great potential to improve healthcare and generate efficiency savings. In contrast, populations in Northern European countries and Switzerland are both healthier and better educated than the average. Further waves are being planned to take place on a biennial basis.

Health is improving but at high costs. These additional biomarkers are expected to be a useful instrument for comparing the objective health status with the subjective perception of the respondents. It also also measures the extent to which the environment they live in enables seniors to lead an active life.

Telehealth solutions are already used by millions of Europeans and health professionals to keep track of their health and wellbeing. The Individual and the Welfare State. Since March the data is available for research purposes. Accordingly, the proportion of early retirees is above average.

The index measures the extent to which older people can realise their full potential in terms of employment, participation in social and cultural life and independent living. This goal will be achieved through awarness raising, financial support and data collection and monitoring.

In particular, the Grundtvig programme aims to provide adults with more ways to improve their knowledge and skills, facilitate their personal development and boost their employment prospects. Progress funds a number of projects looking at healthcare and civic participation. This strategy aims at providing an overarching framework which covers not only core European health issues but also broader aspects such as health in all policies and global health. It promises more breakthroughs, discoveries and world-firsts by taking great ideas from the lab to the market.

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Data collected include health variables e. These countries also show the lowest percentage of older employees opting for early retirement. Changes in institutional settings that influence individual decisions are of specific interest to evaluate policies throughout Europe. Moreover, they should help to explain correlations between health and social status and to demonstrate the course of a disease. Panel innovations and collecting Dried Blood Spots.

These countries also