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Being poor, disabled or from a minority ethnic background significantly increases risk of ageism, new study finds

The Centre for Ageing Better’s new State of Ageing 2023/24 chapter on Society reveals that being poor or disabled can increase the chances of someone becoming the victim of ageism four-fold.

A group of older people walking by a canal

New analysis of our Age Without Limits survey data also projects that more than 9 million people experienced ageism in the past year, including 5.1 million women, 3.6 million Disabled people and 1.2 million people with BAME backgrounds. 

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