The Reality of Aging in the Social Indicators

The article consists of some results of “unceasing observation” (Igor I. Travin) and sociological monitoring of public mood about the pressing issues of our life (2008—2011). This time, author focuses on elderly people — the residents of St.-Petersburg and also other countries. This text is an essay and as well an analytical review of sociological studies on the social trends in citizens’ everyday life.

For citation: Protasenko T.Z. The Reality of Aging in the Social Indicators. St. Petersburg Sociology Today. 2013. N. 4. P. 187-220.