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age group

any social grouping based on age. In some simple societies age groupings (see AGE SETS) have formed a crucial basis of social organization, but age groupings of varying kinds have significance within societies of all types (e.g. in modern Britain, the under5s or the over-65s).
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Internet usage by women continues to be lower than men, particularly in older age groups.
A report has revealed the over-65s have more disposable income than any other age group when it comes to splashing out on products and services in the hospitality and leisure sector.
To conduct the study, researchers examined state death certificate information from 23 states from 2001 to 2010 and separated the data into six age groups.
KARACHI -- Karachi Grammar School (KGS) maintained their supremacy in the Sindh Open and Boys Age group Swimming Championship which concluded at KG pool on Sunday.
5 per 100,000), closely followed by the 50-54 age group (9.
e meeting for the Under 9, 11, and 13 age groups is at Kirkheaton Cricket Club on ursday, April 3, with a 7.
Christian Ubanan, Alex Armstrong and Joe Taylor all took silver in their age groups for the 100m backstroke and Jack McConnell added a bronze.
While there is a considerable gap between Doha and Rayyan in the number of residents in most other groups, in the elder male age groups like 70-74 and 75-plus, the difference in the numbers is relatively thin.
One fifth of graduates studied business and administration The labor force survey data for the first quarter of 2011 showed that 140 thousand graduates in the 15-29 age group hold an associate diploma certificate and above.
Delighted at his son winning first place in the under 10 age group, the father of Ahmed Khalid Ahmed Saklooa said: EoACA[pounds sterling]Ahmed was so enthusiastic and excited about drawing his dream car of the future and now our family is thrilled that he has won first prize.
The Bosch Technology Horizons Award is an essay writing competition which is split into two age groups and is designed to encourage young people to consider a career in engineering.
Colin Davies (Junior One) and Andrew Davies (Junior One) won their respective age groups and Rob Hales (Master) won his age group on both days.