Although the preponderance of baby boomers
lean Democratic, the net political advantage varies from a seven- to eight-percentage-point Democratic one for some ages to a one- to two-point Republican tilt for others.
Mutual fund managers are also attempting to relate to baby boomers
5 million long term care nurses, nurse aides, and home health and personal care workers to meet the needs of Baby Boomers
by 2050--about three times the number that existed in 2000.
As Baby Boomers
begin to age and prepare for retirement, their spending patterns reflect their life stage.
For example, 82 percent of Baby Boomer
workers value disability insurance but only 57 percent indicate that they are offered it through their employer C thereby leaving a gap of 25 percentage points.
com/reports/c58463) has announced the addition of "Spending Power of Baby Boomers
in the United States 2007" to their offering.
STD's are on the rise in baby boomer
communities, where in the United States alone cases of syphillis have tripled in the age group 45 through 64.
Passion is the leading driver for both Generation Y and Baby Boomers
in starting their businesses (55% Generation Y, 40% Baby Boomer
), followed by the perception that they are "natural" or "born" entrepreneurs (35% Generation Y, 37% Baby Boomers
The Del Webb Baby Boomer
Survey showed that among those planning to move, 50 percent prefer their next home to be a single family home or a condo (19 percent), apartment (19 percent), or townhome (9 percent).
Engagement differences between younger and older baby boomers
are even more pronounced by gender, with older baby boomer
women (39%) substantially more engaged than their male age equivalents (32%) as well as female baby boomers
under the age of 60 (34%).
For the baby boomer
generation, a home is now seen not as the cornerstone of advancement but a ball and chain, restricting their ability and their mobility to move and seek out a job at another location.
For Baby Boomer
employees, as well as Generation Xers, engagement is connected to having a strong sense of their company's mission and purpose.
The CDC encourages clinicians to promote hepatitis C testing to their baby boomer
The unprecedented size (76 million strong) of the baby boomer
demographic bulge remodeled society as it passed through its lifecycle--often referred to as the "pig in the python.
Leisure Programming for Baby Boomers
will help you move beyond the usual game-oriented entertainment of the baby boomer
community to explore the values, needs and interests of the boomer generation.