Enter the Family Fun Travel Sweepstakes. No purchase necessary. See official rules

Life and Leisure

Life and Leisure: AARP Research


See below for reports focused on specific Life & Leisure topics, or browse recently released reports across all Life & Leisure topics.


Recently Released

AARP Travel Research:  Multi-Generational Travel

This new research conducted by AARP Travel on multi-generational travel offers valuable insights of people 45 and older. Read

AARP Travel Research: Romantic Getaways

Romantic travel among adults age 45+ is examined, along with information on motivations, barriers, destinations, and planning.. Read

Getting to Know Americans Age 50+

A six-part series of topical fact sheets focusing on Americans age 50 and older and how they live their lives. Read

AARP Travel Research: Solo Travel

Solo trips have been taken by more than a third of adults age 45+ who traveled for personal purposes and used at least one travel website. Read

Life Reimagined Life Budget Survey

This Life Reimagined survey report provides insight into how people ages 40-59 assess their lives and move toward their goals. Read

Search Research

Enter a keyword below to find answers to your AARP Research questions.

Becky's Blog

Rebecca Gillian

AARP Research's Senior Vice President Becky Gillan blogs about recent AARP research and her experiences as a member of the 50+. Read

Social Media

Discounts & Benefits

From companies that meet the high standards of service and quality set by AARP.


Member Benefit Discount Dunkin Donuts Cream

Members get a FREE Donut with the purchase of a L or XL beverage at Dunkin Donuts.

Member Benefit Swipe Save Discount

Members can find current offers on select items from Family Dollar at


Member Benefits Tablet Face Time RealPad

Go Mobile with RealPad. Connect, play and share plus free 24/7 live customer support.


Membership Benefits Discounts Email Genius

Brain boost? Get AARP email for access to memory exercises & more that help you focus.