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EC94-811 Older Nebraskans: Patterns and Changes in Nebraska, 1970-1990
Historical Materials from University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension
  • John C. Allen, University of Nebraska - Lincoln
  • Jian Wu, University of Nebraska - Lincoln
Date of this Version
1-1-1994
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© 1994, The Board of Regents of the University of Nebraska on behalf of the University of Nebraska–Lincoln Extension. All rights reserved.
Abstract

The number of Americans 65 and older increased rapidly in the last 20 years. Nationwide, the growth rate was 27 percent between 1970 and 1980 and 22 percent between 1980 and 1990. In each decade the number of older adults grew more than twice as fast as the general population.

This circular discusses this population increase of the older Nebraska generation by county, towns, and cities.

Citation Information
John C. Allen and Jian Wu. "EC94-811 Older Nebraskans: Patterns and Changes in Nebraska, 1970-1990" (1994)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/jian_wu/7/