Are We Facing an Aging Crisis?

In 2018, there were 52 million people in the United States age 65 or older.
In the year 1900, there were just 3.1 million people 65 or older in the U.S.
By the year 2030, every single baby boomer will be at least 65 years of age. That’s 72 million people, give or take.
In the year 2000, roughly 12% of the population was over the age of 65. By 2030, it’s estimated that number will jump to more than 20%.
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