Multiracial in America
Proud, Diverse and Growing in Numbers
Family Support in Graying Societies
How Americans, Germans and Italians Are Coping with an Aging Population
Childlessness Falls, Family Size Grows Among Highly Educated Women
For women, postgraduate education and motherhood are increasingly going hand-in-hand. Not only are highly-educated women more likely to have kids, they are also having bigger families than in the past.
A Rising Share of the U.S. Black Population Is Foreign Born
9 Percent Are Immigrants; and While Most Are from the Caribbean, Africans Drive Recent Growth
Women and Leadership
Public Says Women are Equally Qualified, but Barriers Persist
Four-in-Ten Couples are Saying “I Do,” Again
Growing Number of Adults Have Remarried
The Changing Profile of Student Borrowers
Biggest Increase in Borrowing Has Been Among More Affluent Students
Record Share of Americans Have Never Married
As Values, Economics and Gender Patterns Change
In Post-Recession Era, Young Adults Drive Continuing Rise in Multi-Generational Living
The number of Americans living in multi-generational households, which spiked during the Great Recession, has risen to a record 57 million in 2012, including about one-in-four young adults ages 25-34.
How North Dakota’s ‘man rush’ compares with past population booms
The vast amounts of oil extracted from Bakken shale in recent years, much of it in North Dakota, has helped the United States become the world’s top oil producer. The state has added about 100,000 workers since 2009, and the unemployment rate (2.6%) is well below the national average.