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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.


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AARP Travel Research: 2015 Boomer Travel Plans

Baby Boomers’ 2015 travel plans include taking 4-5 personal trips, with most planning to only travel domestically. Read

Driver Preparedness: A 2014 Survey of Drivers Age 30+

To understand how drivers prepare and plan for car trips, AARP surveyed 1,202 drivers age 30+. Read

Boomers & Vacation Plans: An AARP Bulletin Survey

U.S. Boomers’ overnight vacation plans within the next 12 months are examined in this survey. Read

AARP Online Travel Study

Use of online travel resources to plan and book non-business related travel by those aged 50+ is studied in this survey. Read

AARP Travel Research: Celebration Vacations

About 75% of adults age 45+ have taken or plan to take a Celebration Vacation. Motivations for traveling and top trips are included in the report. Read


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