A record 57 million Americans, or 18.1% of the population of the United States, lived in multi-generational family households in 2012.
Households headed by young adults owing student debt lag far behind their peers in terms of wealth accumulation and tend to carry larger amounts of other kinds of debt.
A few critics have portrayed our report as an effort to foment a “generational war” over Social Security and Medicare. Let me respond.
America is in the midst of two major changes to its population: We are becoming majority non-white at the same time a record share is going gray. Explore these shifts in our new interactive data essay.
Pew Research Center's Paul Taylor appeared on "The Daily Show" Monday night to discuss his new book, The Next America: Boomers, Millennials, and the Looming Generational Showdown.
The Pew Research Center is hosting a conference to discuss how generational differences are influencing American families, society, politics and policy.
Key takeaways from the Pew Research Center survey, "Millennials in Adulthood."
Racially diverse, economically stressed and politically liberal, Millennials are building their own networks through social media – rather than through political parties, organized religion or marriage. Half now call themselves political independents, the highest share of any generation.
A new Pew Research Center survey finds that 55% of those ages 25 to 32 have posted a “selfie” on a social media site; no other generation is nearly as inclined to do this.