Statistical Record of Older Americans by
Call Number: REF HQ1064 .U5 S685 1994
Publication Date: 1994
Drawn from 143 sources, it features over 900 tables, graphs, and charts providing informaton on such topics as population growth, race, geographic area, sex, cohort, life expectancy, mortality, geographic mobility, education levels, health, homelessness, income, safety and crime, pensions, and more. Results of opinion polls of older Americans on a wide variety of topics (e.g., retirement activities preferences, fear of dependency, quality of life expectations, shopping expectations, healthcare delivery and cost, politics, etc.) are also included. The majority of statistics cover the period 1985 to 1991, but, whenever possible, data from the 1990 census are used. A good keyword index and adequate explanation of acronyms and abbreviations are also included. - Kathy Segrist, Temple Univ., Philadelphia
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