Population of the persons aged above 60 will be 26% in 2040- Minister Patali Champika Ranawaka


Minister of Technology, research and atomic energy Patali Champika Ranawaka said that the population of the persons who are aged 60 and above will be 26% in the year 2040.

The population growth within the country has marked 0.07 percent and there will be a scarcity of labour in the future he added.