1 in “Everything is Different” (1929) Frigyes Karinthy advances the idea that all living things and everything else in the world are six or fewer steps away from each other so that a chain of a “friend-of-a-friend” statements can be made to connect any two people in a maximum of six steps
2 World ageing population 1950-2050, pp.87. Available at: http://www.un.org/en/development/desa/population/publications/pdf/ageing/WPA2015_Report.pdf
3 Number of persons aged 15 to 64 years divided by the number of persons aged 65 years and above
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5 Source: “The Future of Healthcare: Humans and Machines Partnering for Better Outcomes”, Fombu E. (2018)
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