Archive | April 2016

An Aging World : 2015 International Population Report Issue March 2016

http://www.census.gov/content/dam/Census/library/publications/2016/demo/p95-16-1.pdf

“Worldwide, the 65-and-over population will more than double to 1.6 billion by 2050, according to An Aging World: 2015. This new report from the Census Bureau examines the continuing global aging trend and projected growth of the population age 65 and over, with an emphasis on the differences among world regions.”–From a U. S. Census Bureau News Release on this Report.

 

Earth Day, April 22, 2016

http://www.census.gov/newsroom/facts-for-features/2016/cb16-ff06.html

“April 22, 2016, marks the 46th anniversary of Earth Day ― a day intended to inspire awareness and appreciation for the Earth’s natural environment. Organizers started Earth Day in response to a massive oil spill in waters near Santa Barbara, Calif., in 1969. In honor of Earth Day ― and Earth Week (April 18-22) ― this edition of Profile America Facts for Features includes examples of Census Bureau statistics pertaining to energy and the environment.”–From the website.