Elderly Care pp 105-111 | Cite as

Fitness survives ageing

Programmes of the Costa Rican Gerontological Association (AGECO)
  • Zaida Esquivel


Costa Rica (meaning the Rich Coast) forms part of the Central American region and had a total population of 2 600 000 at the last census in 1984. Life expectancy at birth was 73.7 years and the group of persons over 60 constituted 6% of the population.


Intergenerational Relation Psychosocial Matter Local Community Leader Central American Region Costa Rican Population 
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© Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 1993

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  • Zaida Esquivel

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