Economic dependency of the elderly population with respect to the younger generations

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Economic dependency of the elderly population with respect to the younger generations

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Percentage of people who view themselves as above their parents or grandparents on the social ladder

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Number of generations necessary so that those born in families with low incomes can reach the average level of income in their society


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In Spain, according to this indicator, it takes four generations to improve the incomes of families with precarious finances.

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