Demography, Aging & the Life Course

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Source: Pew Research Center
Source: Pew Research Center
Source: The New York Times / U.S. Census Bureau

Demography: Population

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Source: Pew Research Center
Those who want us to work to age 70 and the ones who won't hire us after age 50 are the same people.

Demography: Aging

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"China, really, is not a “one-child nation.” Using Chinese census data, here is the total number of children (by age 35-39) born to three groups of Chinese women, arranged according to their ages in 1980, about when the one-child policy began." Source: Philip N. Cohen / IPUMS
Source: Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation at the University of Washington
Source: Pew Research Center

Demography: Fertility

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Source: Human Mortality Database
The gap in death rates between Black and white people has existed for as long as we have had data, 2006 - 2008  Source: Elizabeth Wrigley-Field, "U.S. Racial Inequality May Be as Deadly as Covid-19"

Demography: Mortality

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the number of americans who identity as white people is declining between 2010 and 2050
For the first time, the number of Americans who identify as White decline between 2010 and 2020
Source: Pew Research Center
graph showing share of the u s population that identifies as white has declining for several decades
Share of the U.S. population that identifies as White has declined for several decades, 2020
Source: Pew Research Center
Source: The New York Times / U.S. Census Bureau
How the population makeup changed in the U.S., 2020
Source: The New York Times / U.S. Census Bureau
a map shows the percentage of change in population
Percentage change in population 2010-2020
Source: U.S. Census
the number of children born to chinese women ages 35 - 39 years ago in 1950
Number of children ever born to Chinese women ages 35-39, by age in 1980
"China, really, is not a “one-child nation.” Using Chinese census data, here is the total number of children (by age 35-39) born to three groups of Chinese women, arranged according to their ages in 1980, about when the one-child policy began." Source: Philip N. Cohen / IPUMS
These charts illustrate the impact of COVID-19 in New York City.
Can We Stop Worrying about Millennials Yet?
an info sheet showing the different types of air traffic in new zealand, australia and new zealand
Deaths per week 2020 vs previous 5 years
Source: Human Mortality Database
a line graph showing the number of people who have died in their lives and years
The gap in mortality between Blacks & whites has existed for as long as we have had data, 2006-2008
The gap in death rates between Black and white people has existed for as long as we have had data, 2006 - 2008 Source: Elizabeth Wrigley-Field, "U.S. Racial Inequality May Be as Deadly as Covid-19"
Source: Mary R. Jackman and Kimberlee A. Shauman. "The Toll of Inequality: Excess African American Deaths in the United States over the Twentieth Century." The Unit, The Twenties, African American, United States, Bar Chart
Between 1900 and 2015, Black excess deaths totaled 8.8 million
Source: Mary R. Jackman and Kimberlee A. Shauman. "The Toll of Inequality: Excess African American Deaths in the United States over the Twentieth Century."
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Gaps between Black and white mortality rates for the top 15 causes of death, 2018
Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
a bar chart showing how many countries have the same population
How populations of selected countries might change, 2017-2100
Source: The Lancet
the graph shows that women are having fewer children
Women are having fewer children
Source: Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation at the University of Washington
the line graph shows that there are many different types of people in the united states
U.S. fertility hit all-time low in 2018...and 2008
Source: Pew Research Center
the line graph shows that americans are most likely in 2013 and 2012, according to other u s
U.S. fertility hit all-time low in 2016...and 2006...and 1976 Source: Pew Research Center
Source: Pew Research Center Motherhood, Having A Baby, Development, Women, Large Women
Comparing fertility of U.S. women with those in other developed nations, 2016
Source: Pew Research Center
a line graph shows the number of people who have died by generation in recent years
Projected population by generation, 2019
Source: Pew Research Center
the number of children per woman in each country
Total Fertility Rates by Country/Territory, 2020
Source: CIA, "The World Factbook"
by race/ethnicity and education of married and cohabiting women ages 15-49  Source: Philip N. Cohen / National Survey of Family Growth Education, High School, Growth, Age, Family, Married, Philip
Infertility: 2011-2017
by race/ethnicity and education of married and cohabiting women ages 15-49 Source: Philip N. Cohen / National Survey of Family Growth
a map showing the number of births by country in asia
Birth Rate by Country: Asia, 2019
Sources: CIA World Fact Book / IndexMundi
a bar chart showing the number of black and white death penaltys per 100, 000 live births
Maternal Deaths by Race
Maternal Deaths by Race (per 100,000 births) Source: MBRRACE, 2018 / CDC, 2019 / 2020. Explained: Sex. "Childbirth." Netflix.
a line graph showing the number of births per year
Teen birth rate / over-40 rate, 1999-2018
Source: Philip N. Cohen / CDC data
the bar chart shows that there are many different types of people in this country, including those
"Working-Age Population by Race and Ethnicity. Actual and Projected: 1960, 2005, and 2050 (% share of population ages 18 to 64) Source: Pew Research Center, 2008
a red circle with the words those who want us to work to age 70 and the ones who won't hire us after 50 are the same people
Those who want us to work to age 70 and the ones who won't hire us after age 50 are the same people.
a line graph showing the number of birth rate for women in us from 1950 to 2012
Birth Rates per 1,000 U.S. Women Age 15-19 and 40-44, 1990-2018
Birth Rates per 1,000 U.S. Women Age 15-19 and 40-44, 1990-2018 (with extrapolation to 2022) Source: Philip N. Cohen / NCHS
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Stats Pet Peeve: People Mixing Up Cohort Effects And Age Effects
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a bar chart showing the number of people in each country
Population aged 80 and over in the United States, 1900 to 2050 Source: U.S. Census Bureau
a bar chart showing age groups in the united states