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addaword.gifdefinition of sociodemographic

adjective
of, pertaining to, or characterized by a combination of sociological (=related to sociology) and demographic (=relating to populations) characteristics
During the past 25 years, the prevalence of cigarette smoking has declined in virtually every major sociodemographic group, including men and women, adults and adolescents.
Submitted by: Felix from Poland on 21/05/2010 09:55:00
Definition of sociodemographic from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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a generation … who are balancing working life with caring for both their teenage children and elderly parents

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