Thursday, December 9 / 12:00 - 13:30 UTC

Session 155
Ageing and Disability

Chair: Emily Grundy, University of Essex
Discussant: Géraldine Duthé, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED)
Discussant: Nandita Saikia, Jawaharlal Nehru University

0. Coexistence and persistence of disadvantages in adulthood affect late midlife frailtyGustavo De Santis, University of Florence; Francesca Zanasi, Florence University; Elena Pirani, Florence University.

1. Global mapping of dependency in older ageMaira Colacce, Instituto de Economía, Universidad de la República; Julia Córdoba, Universidad de la República; Alejandra Marroig, Universidad de la República; Graciela Muniz-Terrera, University of Edinburgh; Guillermo Sánchez, Universidad de la República.

2. Assessing the Status of Elderly in India: Developing an Index of Healthy AgeingAnjali Sharma, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS); T.V. Sekher, IIPS.

3. Changes in the Prevalence of Disability among Older Adults in India: Longitudinal Influence of Socio-economic and Health-related FactorsRashmi Rashmi, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS); Ronak Paul, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS); Shobhit Srivastava, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS); Muhammad T, Ph.D. Scholar.

4. Employment of People with Disabilities in Hearing and Communication: A Cross-sectional Study among Older Persons in IndonesiaEvi N. Arifin, Universiti Brunei Darussalam; Aris Ananta, Universitas Indonesia; Chang-Yau Hoon, Centre for Advanced Research, Universiti Brunei Darussalam.

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