Demographic and Statistical Data (including Health)

AoA Statistics on the Aging Population
http://www.aoa.gov/prof/Statistics/statistics.asp

AoA Online Statistical Data
http://www.aoa.gov/prof/Statistics/online_stat_data/online_stat_data.asp

AoA "A Profile of Older Americans: 2005"
http://www.aoa.gov/prof/Statistics/profile/2005/profiles2005.asp

Census 2000 Data on Aging form AoA
http://www.aoa.gov/prof/Statistics/Census2000/census2000.asp

Federal Interagency Forum on Aging Related Statistics
http://www.agingstats.gov/default.htm

"Older Americans 2004: Key Indicators of Well-Being"
http://www.agingstats.gov/chartbook2004/default.htm

Census Bureau Data on Aging
http://www.census.gov/population/www/socdemo/age.html

65+ in the United States: 2005
http://www.census.gov/prod/2006pubs/p23-209.pdf

"We the People: Aging in the United States"
http://www.census.gov/prod/2004pubs/censr-19.pdf

NCHS Aging Activities
http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/agingact.htm

NCHS Trends in Health and Aging tables
http://209.217.72.34/aging/ReportFolders/DirPageInfo.asp?CS_referer=&CS_ChosenLang=en

"The State of Aging and Health in America"
http://www.cdc.gov/aging/pdf/State_of_Aging_and_Health_in_America_2004.pdf

National Archive of Computerized Data on Aging
http://www.icpsr.umich.edu/NACDA/


Global Aging

AoA Links to International Aging Data
http://www.aoa.gov/prof/notes/Docs/International_Aging_Statistics.pdf

International Data on Aging from the Census Bureau
http://www.census.gov/ipc/www/world.html

"An Aging World: 2001"
http://www.census.gov/prod/2001pubs/p95-01-1.pdf

The Aging World's Population
http://www.un.org/esa/socdev/ageing/agewpop.htm

"World Population Ageing: 1950-2050"
http://www.un.org/esa/population/publications/worldageing19502050/index.htm

Population Reference Bureau Reports on International Aging
http://www.prb.org/template.cfm?template=InterestDisplay.cfm&InterestCategoryID=242

Development in an Ageing World
http://www.un.org/esa/policy/wess/wess2007files/wess2007.pdf


Tennessee Data

Health Statistics and Data for Tennessee
http://www2.state.tn.us/health/data.htm

Percent Over 65 by County in Tennessee
http://factfinder.census.gov/servlet/ThematicMapFramesetServlet?_bm=y&-geo_id=04000US47&-tm_name=DEC_2000_SF1_U_M00073&-ds_name=DEC_2000_SF1_U&-_MapEvent=displayBy&-_dBy=050&-_lang=en&-_sse=on

Tennessee Nursing Home Trends
http://www2.state.tn.us/health/statistics/PdfFiles/nrsnghme02.pdf


Federal Agencies

The Administration on Aging
http://www.aoa.gov

FirstGov for Seniors
http://www.firstgov.gov/Topics/Seniors.shtml

Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services
http://www.cms.hhs.gov/

Medicare Website
http://www.medicare.gov/

Social Security
http://www.socialsecurity.gov

Facts and Figures about Social Security
http://www.socialsecurity.gov/policy/docs/chartbooks/fast_facts/

National Institutes on Aging
http://www.nia.nih.gov/


National Organizations and Agencies

AARP Web Site
http://www.aarp.org/

AARP Policy and Research
http://www.aarp.org/research/

National Council on Aging
http://www.ncoa.org

Benefits Check Up
http://www.BenefitsCheckUp.org

Family Caregiver Alliance
http://www.caregiver.org

National Alliance for Caregiving
http://www.caregiving.org

National Senior Citizens Law Center
http://www.nsclc.org/

Elder Law Ansers
http://www.elderanswers.com

National Association of Area Agencies on Aging
http://www.n4a.org

American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging
http://www.aahsa.org

American Health Care Association
http://www.ahca.org

Assisted Living Federation of America
http://www.alfa.org

National Citizens' Coalition for Nursing Home Reform
http://www.nccnhr.org/


State and Local Agencies

Tennessee Commission on Aging and Disability
http://www.state.tn.us/comaging/

Greater Nashville Area Agency on Aging & Disability
http://www.gnrc.org/aaa/

Senior Solutions
http://www.askseniorsolutions.org/

Middle Tennessee Council on Aging
http://www.councilonaging-midtn.org/

Senior Resource Guide
http://www.seniorsresourceguide.com/Nashville/


Careers in Aging

Careers in Aging
http://www.careersinaging.com/careersinaging/

What Can You Do with a Degree in Gerontology
http://www.worldwidelearn.com/online-education-guide/health-medical/gerontology-major.htm