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Channel NewsAsia - Elderly HDB households have sufficient income for daily expenses survey - channelnewsasia.com
"SINGAPORE: The Housing and Development Board (HDB) said more than eight in 10 elderly households - in which the head of household is aged 65 and over - have sufficient sources of income to cover their daily expenses.
HDB's Sample Household Survey 2008 said the major sources of income cited were financial support from children and self-reliance through personal and CPF savings...."
Most elderly folk are happy in their estates
"Elderly HDB residents are active, happy and unlikely to move out of their flats.
The latest Sample Household Survey from HDB reports that over 97% of elderly residents are happy with their flats and neighbourhoods..."
Same survey for both reports?
HDB's Sample Household Survey 2008???
A bit out-dated right???
HDB "bluff children" again.....