Vulnerable people — the elderly are considered to be a group more sensitive to various climatic stress factors than people of a working age

Figure Created 03 Nov 2014 Published 16 Jun 2015 Last modified 16 Jun 2015, 10:11 AM
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The map shows the share of elderly people (>= 65 years) within a city (represented by the dot colours) to the total population (represented by dot size).

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- Geographical coverage: EU27+Swiss

- Temporal coverage: 2004, Swiss information 2013.

- This is the information of Swiss cities:

    - Zürich (2013): 398575  (Inhabitants), 61601(15.46%) older than 65 years
    - Basel (2013): 173330 (Inhabitants), 33060 (19.07%) older than 65 years
    - Geneva (2013): 195160 (Inhabitants), 31566 (16.17%) older than 65 years
    - Basel (2013): 139390 (Inhabitants), 20781 (14.91%) older than 65 years

 

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