Monthly Archives: June 2014

Older Workers Are Staying Longer in the Workforce

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Tweet Written By:  Loraine A. West Participation in the labor force has been rising for older adults for the past decade or longer. By 2010, the labor force participation rate for the population age 65 and older reached 22.1 percent … Continue reading

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Nation to Become a Plurality, but Some Areas Already Are

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Tweet Written by: Jason E. Devine and Jennifer M. Ortman When people discuss our nation’s increasing diversity, they often think about the point at which the non-Hispanic White alone population will comprise less than 50 percent of the nation’s total … Continue reading

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Why Do We Move? Did the Reasons Change Over Time?

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Tweet Written by: David Ihrke Between 2012 and 2013, 35.9 million people age 1 and over moved in the United States. Each person moved for a specific reason or set of reasons, whether it was to establish their own household, … Continue reading

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