Slide 8


Title: Dramatically Different Patterns of Growth by Age

Content: Percent Growth in U.S. Population by Age: 2000-2010

  1. Declining number of mid-career workers
  2. Few younger workers entering
  3. Rapid growth in the over-55 workforce

Chart Elements: 6 bars - One bars each for age of workers 16-24, 25-34, 35-44, 45-54, 55-64, and 65+.


  • 16-24
    • 5%
  • 25-34
    • 5%
  • 35-44
    • -9%
  • 45-54
    • 18%
  • 55-64
    • 48%
  • 65+
    • 15%

[Source: U.S. Census Bureau]

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