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May 2007, Vol. 130, No. 5
How do older Americans spend their time?
Economist, Office of Employment and Unemployment Statistics, Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Research Economist, Office of Employment and Unemployment Statistics, Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Older Americans’ time use changes dramatically with age, but it is the lower employment rates at older ages—rather than age itself—that matter most.
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