This comprehensive report captures valuable feedback and data from the Fraser Coast Senior Survey, supplemented with Queensland and national statistics, to present a thorough analysis of the current state and future projections of our senior population.

The report reveals that nearly 30% of Fraser Coast residents are seniors aged 65 and over, a figure that is projected to reach 35% by 2041. This demographic shift underscores both the blessings and challenges associated with an ageing population. While the longevity of local residents is a testament to improved healthcare and quality of life, it also necessitates a strategic approach to foster an age-friendly community that supports positive ageing.

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