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    Alternative types of care and their impacts on the quality of the Thai elderly in the Bangkok Metropolitan Area 

    Sasithorn Tamarak; Somboonwan Satyarakwit, advisor (National Institute of Development Administration, 1996)

    In order to deal with an aging population increasing rapidly in numbers and proportion, a study into present care provisions, existing needs, an the quality of life of the Thai elderly is needed. Two research methods are employed: documentary research and survey research. Documentary research into the demographic profile of the Thai elderly is presented by obtaining data from the National Statistical Office which focuses on the transition of population structure and socioeconomic characteristics of the aging population. A decline in the proportion ...