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The 2014 Livable Communities Survey of Honolulu, Hawaii, Adults Age 45+

The top reported Honolulu, Hawaii community needs are: housing, employment, community and health services, social inclusion, and community resources. Read

The 2014 AARP Livable Communities Survey of Connecticut Residents Age 40+

Connecticut residents evaluate the livability quality of their communities in this 2014 survey, including mobility, housing, and utilities. Read

The 2014 AARP Livable Communities Survey of St. Louis County, Missouri, Adults Age 45+

St. Louis County, Missouri, residents age 45+ talk about aspects of livability in their communities, including gaps in services. Read

The 2014 Livable Communities Surveys of AARP Members in Suffolk County and Brookhaven, NY

AARP members in Suffolk County and Brookhaven, NY, talk about community features needed to make a place where people can successfully age. Read

AARP Driver Safety Survey: Perceptions and Attitudes of Drivers Age 50+ in California, New York, and Texas

AARP surveyed active and experienced drivers age 50+ in three states to understand their perceptions, attitudes, and knowledge. Read


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