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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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Milk intake was appropriate only in the age group of 1 to 3 years.
Josh Goldsby-Taylor (11 years) and Ryan Grif-fiths (12 years) also had a successful weekend both finishing second in the top boy award for their age groups.
Abbie Ruddle won bronze in the 15yrs age group and Lucy Sharp and Eduarda Ponticelli placed 4th and 5th in the 16 yrs & over age group.
In this study, the IPLs of waves III-V value are highest 25-34 years age groups and [greater than or equal to]45 years age groups in males and females, respectively.
cephalus species with fork length sizes provide the mean, minimum and maximum values by the use of Standard Deviation (SD) for each age group and sex (Table II).
Teams from every district of Punjab and a multitude of swimmers from schools and colleges will take part in the Age Group Swimming Championship to be held by the Sports Board Punjab.
The young age group consisted of 18-59-year-old participants, and the elderly group consisted of the ones [greater than or equal to] 60 years of age.
Consequently the best marathon performances in each age group (e.
For this age group, it's important to work with pre-injury employers to help accommodate those with SCI whenever possible.
DISABLED people are less likely to have used the internet than non-disabled people in every age group, according to a new report from the Office for National Statistics.
Dubai: Saving for retirement is the first financial priority of 36 per cent of UAE residents in general but 82 per cent of the younger 18-25 year age group, who took part in a survey, said they save regularly.
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.