Tag Archives: Data


April 2015
AARP Livability Index
Tags: Age-Friendly Communities, Data, Housing, Social Engagement, Transportation
Format: Website

How livable is your community? Use the AARP’s newly launched Livability Index to find out. Communities receive category scores in Housing, Neighborhood, Transportation, Environment, Health, Engagement, and Opportunity.

March 2015
Village Sustainability and Engaging a Diverse Membership: Key Findings from a 2013 National Survey
Tags: Age-Friendly Communities, Data
Format: PDF

This report from the University of Maryland describes findings from a national study of Villages focusing specifically on changes over time in Village size and funding, perceived challenges to sustainability, and successful strategies for responding to those challenges. It also presents information regarding the racial, ethnic, and economic characteristics of Village members, challenges associated with recruiting under­‐represented groups.

January 2014
Administration for Community Living – Data & Statistics
Tags: Data, National
Format: Database

View data and statistics focusing on older adults from the Administration for Community Living.

January 2014
University of Massachusetts Gerontology Institute
Tags: Data, Massachusetts, Transportation
Format: Website

Download working papers, research papers, books, background papers and fact sheets on University of Massachusetts Gerontology Institute’s publications page.

December 2013
Dartmouth Atlas of Health Care
Tags: Data
Format: Website

The Dartmouth Atlas of Health Care uses Medicare data to provide information and analysis about national, regional, and local markets, as well as hospitals and their affiliated physicians through reports, publications and interactive tools.

December 2013
Sloan Center on Aging and Work
Tags: Data, Intergenerational Programs, Massachusetts, Older Workers, Retirement
Format: Website

The Center on Aging and Work at Boston College promotes quality of employment in a multi-generational workforce. Visit this website for publications, current research, a facts and literature database surrounding aging and work and more.