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US Population Growth

Why An Aging Population Is NOT A Burden On The Economy

Michael Hodin | Posted 02.24.2015 | Fifty
Michael Hodin

As one of their year-end announcements, The Centers For Disease Control reported the U.S. birth rate at 1.86, below the replacement level of 2.1. There have already been grumblings about how a lowered fertility rate nationally will have an adverse impact on American economic growth.

Depressing News About Population Growth

The Huffington Post | Jillian Berman | Posted 12.31.2013 | Business

America's population is growing at its slowest rate in decades, and the sluggish economy is mostly to blame, according to one expert. The U.S. pop...

315 Million People

Reuters | Posted 02.26.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON, Dec 27 (Reuters) - An estimated 315.1 million people will be living in the United States on New Year's Day, the Census Bureau said on Th...

U.S. Population Growing Again After Downturn

AP | HOPE YEN | Posted 02.19.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — After two centuries of boom and bust, America's population growth may finally be leveling off. In all, the U.S. population is now ...

New Census Figures Show Huge Jump In Older Americans Amid Medicare Debate

AP | HOPE YEN | Posted 07.26.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Women still outlive men, but the gender gap among U.S. seniors is narrowing. New 2010 census figures, released Thursday, show men ...