Retirement statistics: Then vs. now

Retirement » Retirement Of Baby Boomers At Risk

Population increase: Then vs. now
Population 65 years and older by size and percent of total population: 1900 to 2010

The number of Americans age 65 and older has jumped over the past century, and that will continue as the baby boomer generation reaches retirement age.


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