Fitness Industry Council of Canada lobbies for physical activity subsidy for seniors
How is Canada preparing for the seniors’ boom?
According to Statistics Canada, population projections show that the growth of people aged 85 and older will triple by 2050, but we will start to see the effects of an older population starting in 2031 as Baby Boomers – born between 1946 and 1965 – crest into the era of seniors discounts. By 2050, the 85 plus population could reach more than 2.7 million Canadians.
What will be the cost of an inactive senior population?