profile of Canada"s older population by Leroy O. Stone

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Published by Institute for Research on Public Policy in Montreal .

Written in English

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  • Canada.


  • Older people -- Canada.,
  • Social security -- Canada.

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StatementLeroy O. Stone and Susan Fletcher.
ContributionsFletcher, Susan., Institute for Research on Public Policy.
LC ClassificationsHQ1064.C38 S8
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiv, 119 p. :
Number of Pages119
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3842862M
ISBN 10092038031X
LC Control Number81158765

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