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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Citizenship Question Risks a 2020 Census Undercount in Every State, Especially Among Children

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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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Understanding the conditions and needs of the world’s youth—the 16 percent of the world population between ages 15 and 24—is critical to ensuring a healthy and productive future for them and for society at large.

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PRB Data Center Highlights Role of Youth in Combatting Noncommunicable Diseases

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Youth Family Planning Policy Scorecard: Measuring Commitment to Effective Policy and Program Interventions

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2017 World Population Data Sheet With Focus on Youth

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