Older Workers: Opportunities and Challenges

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Older Workers: Opportunities and Challenges

July 22, 2010

Abstract

Improved health, educational gains, and declines in physically demanding work have improved employment prospects at older ages, yet significant challenges remain. This fact sheet reports key data points on older Americans' labor force participation, employment, unemployment, and related factors.

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