How boomers will change retirement and jobless rates
With 10,000 baby boomers a day turning 65, that large cohort will have an impact on unemployment rates this fall ... 23 percent of the total population) moved through life. And there is no question they’re about to change retirement.
Robot Babies, No-Kids Tax, and Other Ways Nations Try to Up the Birth Rate
The implication is that population ... birth rate and high death rate (the high alcoholism rate may be a factor in that). So, in 2007, the government declared September 12 national Day of Conception, in the hopes that giving couples the day off from work ...
Non-White Birth Rate May Inspire Policy Changes
CONAN: So, obviously, we've been anticipating this change for a long time - demographic ... population continues to grow at a very, very fast rate. Half of all Hispanics now consider themselves white. So then we need to talk about an off-white phenomenon ...
Maine’s death rate now higher than its birth rate
The state's birth rate has steadily ... the two states' population is composed of people under the age of 18. Maine's population has the highest percentage of Baby Boomers in the country, 29.4 percent. “A few aspects of Maine’s demographic picture ...
Demographics as the Grim Reaper: The death knell of low birth rates
August 29, 2012 (pop.org) - More and more countries are hearing the death knell of low birth ... a mock funeral for itself when its population dropped below 60,000. Will holding a mock funeral boost the birth rate? It seems unlikely. We’ve told you ...