Aging populations present a growing challenge for governments, families, and health service providers. Through original analysis and dissemination of research by others, PRB raises awareness of issues related to population aging and explains implications for decisionmakers.

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How Neighborhoods Affect the Health and Well-Being of Older Americans

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Dementia Trends: Implications for an Aging America

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Aging Baby Boomers to Face Caregiving, Obesity, Inequality Challenges

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PRB’s work on matters of health and nutrition spans a range of topics, from measuring noncommunicable disease risk factors among youth worldwide to tracking health indicators across the United States. We make relevant data and research accessible to policy stakeholders and decisionmakers.

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Curbing the Noncommunicable Disease Epidemic in the Middle East and North Africa

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Opioid Overdose Epidemic Hits Hardest for The Least Educated

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Malnutrition: Meeting the Global Challenge

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Through a partnership with the U.S. Census Bureau, PRB facilitates communication between data producers and users to enhance the quality and usefulness of data products and dissemination tools, and to increase knowledge and use of high-quality data and evidence in decisionmaking.

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Key Milestones for 2020 Census

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Continuity and Change in the U.S. Decennial Census

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The Appalachian Region: A Data Overview From the 2011-2015 American Community Survey

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