Ging, Eldercare and Economics: A comparative study of Canada and South Africa

Qualitative research
Data collection: Semi-structured Interviewa Questions pertaining to the caregiver themselves (age, sex, work status (working full time, part time, unemployed, government assistance) family situation married, single, commonlaw, childrena ages.
Questions pertaining to the elderly: age, sex, medical issues, level of care
Qualitative research approaches: Ethnographic Research, Grounded Theory, Phenomenology
Focus on family caregiving to the elderly and how this care has an economic impact on the South Africa and Canadaas economy.