Profiles of older people.

Publisher: U.S. General Accounting Office, Publisher: [For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O.] in [Washington, D.C.]

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    • Older people -- United States -- Social conditions -- Statistics.,
    • Older people -- Services for -- United States -- Statistics.,
    • Old age assistance -- United States.
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      ContributionsUnited States. General Accounting Office., United States. Administration on Aging., Library of Congress.
      LC ClassificationsHQ1064.U5 P72
      The Physical Object
      Pagination24 p. :
      Number of Pages24
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      Open LibraryOL3921991M
      LC Control Number81603369

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