The number of Hongkongers over the age of 80 will peak after 2050, with at least a third of them expected to suffer dementia, according to government’s projection. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
The number of Hongkongers over the age of 80 will peak after 2050, with at least a third of them expected to suffer dementia, according to government’s projection. Photo: K.Y. Cheng

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The number of Hongkongers over the age of 80 will peak after 2050, with at least a third of them expected to suffer dementia, according to government’s projection. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
The number of Hongkongers over the age of 80 will peak after 2050, with at least a third of them expected to suffer dementia, according to government’s projection. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
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