RISK FACTORS ASSOCIATED WITH THE ABUSE OF ELDERS IN DISTRICT FAISALABAD
Keywords:Risk factor, Abuse, Elderly Abuse, Aging, ANOVA, Linear regression
Pakistan is a developing country with a large population as mortality has fallen. Life expectancy has increased significantly. This has had a huge impact on the aging population of Pakistani society. This pattern prompts changes in confidence, worth, and mentalities toward the senior. The old have been viewed as less significant in the family, prompting family struggle, which is unavoidable given the helpless connections of relatives. A few older folks have been manhandled in different structures, for example, physical, mental, or mental, monetary or material maltreatment, sexual maltreatment, and disregard. This brutality is brought about by many danger factors, contingent upon various social settings. This investigation zeroed in on the danger factor related with senior maltreatment. The examination was led in the area of Faisalabad. 400 respondents were randomly selected and data were collected through an interview program. ANOVA and linear regression were used to check the association between the different variables.