Demographic Trends for State Policymakers
The U.S. is undergoing a major demographic revolution that will have major public policy implications across regions and states and within regions and states. Our population is aging, we are becoming more diverse, dramatic migration patterns are occurring and social indicators reveal major challenges ahead.
About the Author
Ron Crouch is director of the Kentucky State Data Center located at the University of Louisville. His background is in analyzing data and developing information in ways that enhance understanding and utilization. He is a graduate of the University of Louisville with a major in sociology, holds a master’s degree in sociology from U of L, a master’s in Social Work from U of L, and an M.B.A. from Bellarmine University in Louisville. He did doctoral work in sociology at the University of Kentucky.