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Life and Leisure: AARP Research


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Empty Nesterdom:  Attitudes and Behaviors of Current and Soon-to-Be Empty Nesters

A survey of current and soon-to-be empty nesters reveals their emotions, attitudes, and behaviors. Read

The 50+ Moviegoer:  An Industry Segment That Should Not Be Ignored

Mid-life and older moviegoers are a powerful force at the box office. This white paper examines movie going habits of adults 50+. Read

AARP Travel Research:  2017 Travel Bucket Lists

Travel bucket lists are popular among Baby Boomers with 38% having one. Boomers are checking off their lists and have already completed 25% of them. Read

Connecting, Serving and Giving: Civic Engagement among Mid-life and Older Hispanic/Latino Adults

Examines group membership, civic participation, voting frequency, volunteering and charitable giving among Hispanics/Latinos ages 50+. Read

Connecting, Serving and Giving:  Civic Engagement among Mid-life and Older African American/Black Adults

This survey of African Americans/Blacks ages 50+ examines group membership, civic participation, voting frequency, and more. Read

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