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ARE CANADIAN SENIORS BECOMING MORE ACTIVE? EMPIRICAL EVIDENCE BASED ON TIME-USE DATA

CHARLEMAIGNE C VICTORINO

ARE CANADIAN SENIORS BECOMING MORE ACTIVE? EMPIRICAL EVIDENCE BASED ON TIME-USE DATA

by CHARLEMAIGNE C VICTORINO

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A worksite health lifestyle promotion program is being offered in increments that focus on fitness, stress management, nutrition, and blood pressure control. Each increment is offered one at a time over an eight-week period. this process is considered. This research is aimed at investigating the active ageing levels and time use patterns of an elderly population attending the Community Elderly School in a suburban village of northern Thailand. These participants comprised persons aged 60 years and older and were without cognitive deficits, based on the Mini-Mental State by: 2.

  However, only papers with empirical research (such as survey, experiment, focus group, interview, and secondary data) are included. Search strings included reference to aging (age or aging or old or older or senior or older adults) as well as reference to computer use (computer or Internet or web or interface or mobile phone).Cited by: 1. SAGE was founded in by Sara Miller McCune to support the dissemination of usable knowledge by publishing innovative and high-quality research and teaching content. Today, we publish more than journals, including those of more than learned societies, more than new books per year, and a growing range of library products including archives, data, case studies, reports, conference.

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ARE CANADIAN SENIORS BECOMING MORE ACTIVE? EMPIRICAL EVIDENCE BASED ON TIME-USE DATA by CHARLEMAIGNE C VICTORINO Download PDF EPUB FB2

This study uses data from a series of time-use surveys carried out in Canada since to empirically test the validity of this claim. Our results suggest that some shift towards active aging has taken place in Canada since the s; however, this shift involves a complex pattern of reallocation of time that varies by gender and by: Our inquiry is motivated by the claims that today's seniors are not engaged in "active aging." This study uses data from a series of time-use surveys carried out in Canada since to empirically test the validity of this claim.

Our results suggest that some shift towards active aging has taken place in Canada since the s; however, this shift involves a complex pattern of reallocation of time that varies by Cited by: Gauthier, Anne, and Charlemaigne Victorino, “Are Canadian Seniors Becoming More Active. Empirical Evidence Based on Time-Use Data,” Canadian Journal on Aging, XXIV, (), Hamermesh, Daniel and Gerard Pfann, A "Time-use data in economics," European Economic Review, XLIX, (), Empirical Evidence Based on Time-Use Data,” Canadian Journal on Aging, ().

Decomposition of Unconditional Changes in Hours Per week-Canada All Individuals Panel A: Decomposition Evaluated atAuthor: Adian McFarlane and Lindsay Tedds.

Victorino CC, Gauthier AH. Are Canadian seniors becoming more active. Empirical evidence based on time-use data. Can J Aging. ;24(1) Footnote Return to footnote 47 Referrer.

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The work of developing an evidence-informed National Seniors Strategy has become a collaborative opportunity to build upon the expert work of others. The main national organizations that offered advice and support and their eventual endorsement for this overall body of work are also acknowledged at the end of this report.

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A Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report showed that, based on Healthy People guidelines, only 39% of adults age 65 and older are getting the recommended amount of weekly physical activity (30 or minutes of moderate intensity activity 5 days per week, or 20 minutes of vigorous intensity activity 3 days per week).

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The overall goals of this projects were: To facilitate opportunities for older adults to maintain and increase participation in physical activity in order to improve their health, functional independence and well-being.

The aim of this study was to examine the validity and reliability of the WHOQOL–BREF, a generic quality of life scale, among older people in Canada and Norway. Very similar data from the Canadian and Norwegian Field Trial data (Canada n = ; Norway, n = ) were analyzed and compared.

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