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The social care system for older people in Japan and the role of informal care: Long-term Care Insurance five years on

Michihiko Tokoro

in Care, community and citizenship: Research and practice in a changing policy context

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861348715
eISBN:
9781447301608
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861348715.003.0017
Subject:
Social Work, Communities and Organizations

Japanese society is ageing rapidly. Currently, over 20 per cent of the people in Japan are over 65 years old, and this proportion will grow to 27.8 per cent in 2020. How to cope with this ageing ... More


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