Statistics social work ucf research guides at university. Aarp foundation, aarp public policy institute, the commonwealth. Across the states profiles of longterm services and supports aarp. The highest data resolution you can find from census data is at the census block level. Refers to the percentage of noninstitutionalized medicare beneficiaries age 65 and over who had employerprovided retirement or other health insurance at any time during 2006. The administrative data typically used in commingled data is federal tax information fti that we receive from the internal revenue service irs. Policy research for the aarp public policy institute. Comparisons of different regions a because the pums data series provides com mon data sets for all regions of the country, and the census bureau provides the same attention to detail in its data collection. Data stewardship the census bureau collects and processes data from many different. Ds001b handbook for administrative data projects census. Census bureau, american community survey, table b25001 2011, 2015.
Different strategies work for different communities the aarp public policy institute has been tracking topperforming cities since the index was launched in 2015. Census bureau, statistical abstract of the united states. In 2005, 25 percent of persons between the ages of 65 and 74 reported a limitation caused by one or more chronic conditions, while 44 percent of. Inequality and the healthcare system in the usa the lancet. Jun 10, 2019 seniors in major metropolitan areas, especially in the northeast and around washington, dc, are more likely to continue working past age 65 than those in other areas around the country. Marylanders will be asked to fill out census forms online, but paper documents will still be available for people uncomfortable with a digital format. Nov 24, 2015 aarp, along with researchers from western carolina university and the international association for indigenous aging, took a closer look at aging american indians and alaska natives aians because the u. Public policy institute leads policy research, analysis and development at aarp.
Brief summaries of the housing conditions for older residents in each of the 50 u. Files on the ftp server are intended for advanced users. A report to the nation on people working together for a livable community 2005. We work to design policies that help improve life for older americans. A third of adults over 50 33 percent have no more than a high school degree, compared with 27 percent of adults between 25 and 49. This report, part of a series on health and inequality in the usa, focuses on how the healthcare system, which could reduce incomebased disparities in health, instead often exacerbates them. United states fire administrationnational fire data center. After a demographic holiday that lasted nearly two decades, america is now showing signs of societal aging. Social determinants of health and healthy people naccho. The aarp research division studies and reports on social security, medicare, longterm care and caregiving, work and job security, healthy living, technology, and relationships. Taking a closer look at aging american indians and alaska natives. Center for economic studies ces ces partners with stakeholders to improve measures of the economy and people of the united states through research and. This data set compiles state level data for the 50 states, dc, and u.
Fire and the older adult fa 300 us fire administration fema. Coordinating housing and health care provision for america s growing elderly population. Users can search the index by address, zip code, city, or county and receive an overall score along with scores in each of seven livability categories. Aarp public policy institute, analysis of data from federal highway administration fhwa and u. Data and technology have the potential to transform the healthcare experience. Data profiles have the most frequently requested social, economic, housing, and demographic data. Census bureau personnel including both federal employees and contractors, as representatives of the census bureau, are to be held accountable for their actions and may be subject to administrative penalties, fines, termination removal, andor imprisonment. Aarp livability indexthe aarp public policy institute promotes development of sound, creative policies to addressour common need for economic security, health care, and quality of life. The data covers housing, health, education, crime, income and wealth, youth behavior, and politics. Data are facts on people, places and business collected in censuses and surveys and through administrative records e. Seniors more likely to work longer in big metropolitan areas. A census job can be excellent for older americans who are looking for flexible work, says bob murphy, aarp s state director in colorado and former mayor of lakewood.
Medicaids role in meeting seniors longterm services and. Women face greater obstacles to retirement security 2. Census bureau, american community survey, table b25001. The analysis assumed that current agespecific caregiving rates based on.
Each of these four subject areas is a separate data profile. Can search by state or city to see data available for that location. Between 1990 and 2010, the percentage of the population aged 65 and over increased by only four tenths of a percentage point, from 12. Its users work for a myriad of organizations, such as agencies of the federal.
The life expectancy of the wealthiest americans now exceeds that of the poorest by 1015 years. Public health, primary health care and epidemiology. Taking a closer look at aging american indians and alaska. Aarp public policy institute analysis of data from caregiving in the u. It is also important to recognize that while data are available on older adults who. The results released based on these data collections are often called statistics. The bureau is hiring census takers to go doortodoor to help people fill out census forms as well as for office and supervisory positions.
Chapter 2 moving people bureau of transportation statistics. Data used in this report draw heav ily from the 2010 census. Joint center for housing studies of harvard university. Census bureau, social, economic, and housing statistics division.
Widening economic inequality in the usa has been accompanied by increasing disparities in health outcomes. The aarp public policy institute dataexplorer allows you to search for data on people 50 years and older by topic or location. Families caring for an aging america examines the prevalence and nature of family caregiving of older adults and the available evidence on the effectiveness of. The census bureau produces downloadable american community survey acs data files, as well as other materials, on the census bureau s file transfer protocol ftp server files on the ftp server are intended for advanced users. Longterm support system research and data summit, aarp public policy institute, baltimore, md, october 28, 2010. Themes and promising practices longterm care in the. Department of commerce, bureau of the census, cps 2007 march supplement. Data visualization tool for postsecondary employment outcomes. Since 2010, however, this percentage has increased from.
Census data overview the us census bureau provides useful population information that you can use to locate underserved forestland owners such as race, income, education level, and number of people living under the poverty line. Identifying naturally occurring retirement communities. Balanced look at selfemployment transitions later in life. Aarp public policy institute analysis of data from the 2004 national nursing home survey. Oct 24, 2014 after a demographic holiday that lasted nearly two decades, america is now showing signs of societal aging. Clearly, given the percentage of the population affected by these challenges, identifying effective means to promote optimal function and reduce disability is. Analysis of disability prevalence among the civilian. According to a 2015 analysis of census bureau data, in 20, 17 percent of adults over 50 had a bachelors degree, compared with 23 percent of adults between the ages of 25 and 49. A similar question has been asked on the american community survey for a very long time this is the longform of the census sent to a select number of people every year for a more detailed analysis of data like housing, education, health insurance coverage, work, transportation, income, language. Seniors in major metropolitan areas, especially in the northeast and around washington, dc, are more likely to continue working past age 65 than those in other areas around the country. Users can search the index by address, zip code, city, or countyfor livability scores in seven categories for. Data point data year source family caregiver alliance. Census bureau released an update to postsecondary employment outcomes pseo explorer. Nearly 1in4 foreignborn immigrants in the united states are here illegally, according to an analysis of u.
Sortable stats is an interactive data set comprised of behavioral risk factors and health indicators. Aarp, along with researchers from western carolina university and the international association for indigenous aging, took a closer look at aging american indians and alaska natives aians because the u. Census bureau projections show a slower growing, older, more diverse nation a half century from now press release. Their livability indexmeasures community livability.
Workrelated opportunity costs of providing unpaid family. Screenshot the latest posting from pew comes as the admini. According to the aarp, 52 percent of all assisted living facility residents have a cognitive impairment. Aarp public policy institute analysis of national housing preservation database 2012, 2016. Source authors estimates based on data for 201115 from the national study of caregiving, 20 estimates of the us resident population for selected age groups from the census bureau, and. National institutes of health research plan on rehabilitation. In addition, the data analysis and dissemination tools. Reinhard, enid kassner, ari houser, kathleen ujvari. Public information office and linda chen of the census bureaus. Aarp public policy institute analysis of center on budget and policy priorities, housing vouchers 2011, 2015. Online resources for assessing and measuring social. According to aarp public policy institute ppi analysis of the 2005 nhis, 4. Sep 19, 2014 an analysis of the 20 american community survey data on residents living below the federal poverty line e. Contains lots of free public health datasets for downloading on issues that affect race and ethnic minority populations.
This report also assesses and recommends policies to address the needs of family caregivers and to. Read reports about economic security, health care, and quality of life. Aging stats federal interagency forum on aging related statistics is a group of member agencies that provides information on older adults. From a geographical perspective, in the united states, state is arguably the most distinguishable unit from an administrative i. Yet challenges and consumerrelated concerns loom, and consumers need a seat at the table for the. Experienced data users can download large data files. The aarp public policy institute analyzes and publishes a wide range of statespecific data related to americans over 50. The livability index is a webbased tool developed by the aarp public policy institute to measure community livability on a scale of 0 to 100, with higher scores representing greater livability. Census bureau are a range of surveys, data, and visualization tools for learning about the u. Written by ari houser, aarp public policy institute april 2007 2007 aarp.
The census bureau also creates and uses commingled data, which is census bureau data that has been enhanced with administrative data. Aarp public policy institute analysis of data from the 2005 american community survey. Census bureau predicts that by 2050, the number of aians age 65 and older will more than triple and aians age 85 and over will increase. Aarp has planned a news conference with the state attorney generals office to make residents aware of censusrelated scams. Resources for seniors the american college of financial. Dataferrett is a webbased data analysis tool developed by the us census bureau designed to equip users with the ability to analyze large amounts of data and create customized reports to support decision making.
According to the aarp ppi 2006, 40% of older adults in the united states in 2005 had a disability, although almost the same percentage of individuals age 75 and older lived alone. Source aarp analysis of census bureau s 2003 american housing survey. The census bureau produces downloadable american community survey acs data files, as well as other materials, on the census bureau s file transfer protocol ftp server. Within the census, the american community survey acs is an ongoing national survey of. The american association of retired persons public policy institute estimated that 12 percent of all trips and 10 percent of all miles traveled in the united states in 2009 were taken by persons age 65 and older aarp 2011. Source aarproper public affairs and media group of nop world, n1005 beyond 50. Us census bureau, acs pums, american community survey public use microdata sample. Chapter 3 moving people bureau of transportation statistics.
Census bureau data show that the majority of women who were not. The census bureau website provides data about the american public, such as population size, race, gender, ethnicity, ancestry, housing, commute time, family size, and educational attainment. Growing contributions and costs of family caregiving, aarp public policy institute brief ib82 washington, dc. Bureau of economic analysis and bureau of the census, u.
This is intended to be a firstblush analysis of the data. The american association of retired persons public policy institute estimated that the percent of all trips in the united states taken by persons age 65 and older increased from 11 percent in 2001 to 12 percent in 2009, accounting for 45. Based on a 2015 study, the aarp public policy institute and the national alliance for caregiving 2015 estimates that the united states is home to approximately 43. The aarp public policy institute promotes the development of sound, creative policies to address our common need for economic security, health care, and quality of life. Per capita personal income, personal income, and population, by state and region, 2005 2006. Census 2000 and 2010, which include the total number of houses and percentages of older house ownersrenters in ohio u. Statistics, the number of individuals ages 55 and above. Families caring for an aging america examines the prevalence and nature of family caregiving of older adults and the available evidence on the effectiveness of programs, supports, and other interventions designed to support family caregivers. The microdata represented by the pums data allow users to evaluate variable relationships at the housing unit and person level. Educational attainment sloan center for aging and work. The number of women doing so went from 8 to 10 percent. The public policy institute publishes analysis and reports on topics such as financial security, health care, and quality of life.752 1198 206 443 699 1372 1361 238 560 1214 360 155 228 682 439 951 122 1569 1517 1136 455 706 266 507 743 331 882 500 767 168 538 802 1015 239 1246 927 573 747 113 1448 439 1451 878 1448 1358 363