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Fact of the Week: 23 September 2013

4 out of 10 Older Workers Have Management and Professional Jobs

"Among the 29 million employees age 55+, 42% have management and professional jobs, and 24% have sales and office jobs. Another 14% have service jobs, including such jobs as health care support, protective service jobs, food preparation, and related occupations," according to a 2013 analysis of Current Population Survey data.
Hayutin, A., Beals, M., & Borges, E. (2013). The aging US workforce: A chartbook of demographic shifts. Palo Alto, CA: Stanford Center on Longevity. Retrieved from constantcontact.
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