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Region to Region Comparison of Selected Social Services for Senior Citizens
Region to Region Comparison of Selected Social Services for Senior Citizens

Author(s): Miloslava Kašparova, Jiří Křupka, Pavel Jirava
Subject(s): Welfare systems, Comparative politics, Evaluation research, Demography and human biology
Published by: Masarykova univerzita
Keywords: social services; senior; population ageing; data analysis; regional comparisons;
Summary/Abstract: This contribution deals with the topic of certain social services provided on the level of and by the Czech Republic [CR) administrative regions. This contribution is focused senior citizens [elderly) target group. The objective of a background study executed for the purpose of this contribution was to identify how social services for this target group had developed with time. The objective is also to show what the midterm tendencies in this services sector in connection with democratic developments towards population ageing are. Relevant data was acquired from Regional information service [RIS) and from the Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs of the CR [MPSV CR).

  • Page Range: 275-283
  • Page Count: 9
  • Publication Year: 2016
  • Language: English