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Island has fourth oldest population in the world

Isle of Man Population Atlas shows ageing demographics

The Island has the fourth oldest population in the world.

That's according to figures collected in the Isle of Man Population Atlas.

Paul Craine is author of the document, which comes at the halfway point between the last and next census.

Speaking on Mandate this morning, Mr Craine says the Island is facing some major challenges: (play audio)

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