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ERIC Number: ED400369
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993-Mar
Pages: 23
Abstractor: N/A
America's Changing Work Force. Statistics in Brief.
American Association of Retired Persons, Washington, DC.
This booklet provides information about the changing work force. It offers a profile of workers aged 45 and older, as well as likely changes in the work force of the future. Tables and graphs illustrate the following: profile of Americans aged 50 and older, by employment status; employment status of the civilian noninstitutional population by age and sex; ethnic background and gender; employed persons by major industry group by age and sex; labor force participation rates by sex and year, 1950, 1975, 1990, and 2005 (projected); employment by occupation, sex, and age; employed full- and part-time workers by sex and age; average (mean) weekly earnings of full-time wage and salary workers, by age and sex; unemployment by sex, age, and duration of unemployment; percent of employers offering health care coverage to retirees, by size of employer; age discrimination charges filed state and federal, 1980-90; employed wage and salary workers by age, sex, and union affiliation; median age at retirement by sex, 1950-55 to 2000-05; women, work, and age: age discrimination myths and realities; average (mean) monthly pension income by age and sex of retirement pension recipients; workers 25 years and over by pension status; and civilian labor force by sex and age, 1975, 1990, and growth projection to 2005. A list of myths and realities about older workers concludes the booklet. (YLB)
American Association of Retired Persons, Fulfillment, 601 E Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20049 (1-15 copies, free; 50 copies, $28; stock number D126330).
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Association of Retired Persons, Washington, DC.
Grant or Contract Numbers: N/A
Note: For the 1988 edition, see ED 315 668.