The survey by ICM, commissioned by Age Concern, found that half of those over 55 are worried that they are more at risk of losing their job because of their age. We can understand the worry but worry is not always reflected by the facts.
So many groups have their own political angle on this issue and it is difficult to truly analyse as it is usually not possible to get access to the actual research data without paying large sums of money. We rely on what we read in newspapers and online journals. Please let us know of any new data that you come across in relation to this crucial topic.