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Ninety-six percent (96%) of Boomer travelers anticipate at least one domestic trip in 2018,

while just over half (51%) indicate plans for international travel.

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Livability For All: The AARP Age-Friendly Community Surveys (Albany Couny, NY and Bernalillo County, NM)

This AARP community survey finds that residents want to age in their communities and need community support and resources to do so.

AARP Family Caregiver Survey: Holiday Stressors and Emotions

Holiday stressors are examined in this AARP family caregiving survey.

LGBT Fact Sheet: The 2017 AARP Multicultural Work and Jobs Study

Fact sheet for LGBT older workers 45+ on reasons for working, caregiving experiences, retirement plans, and age discrimination.

AARP New Jersey: New Jersey Residents Unwilling to Pay a Subsidy for PSEG Nuclear Plants

AARP New Jersey commissioned an omnibus poll with the Eagleton Center for Public Interest Polling (ECPIP).

The Holiday Season: Joy, Love & Loneliness

AARP Foundation conducted a survey among adults age 18 and over that explored social connections during the holidays.

2017 Retirement Confidence Survey: A Secondary Analysis of the Findings from Respondents Age 50+

Examines the retirement expectations, preparations, experiences and needs of adults age 50 and older.

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People age 50+ are well-poised to fill occupations experiencing labor shortages. Employers characterize older workers as being more reliable and accurate, and having better social skills.

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