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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.


Recently Released

Reflections Survey

Attitudes and behaviors surrounding reflection among adults ages 40-64 are explored in this report. 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

Getting to Know Americans Age 50+

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


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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

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