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Demographic time bombs occur when not enough babies are born to support the number of older people in a country.

Birth rates are at an all-time low in the US, and experts fear it could turn the country into a ‘demographic time bomb’

With fewer births, there may not be enough young people to economically support older generations who continue to live longer and longer.
Recruits marching at the Border Patrol Academy in New Mexico.

We went inside Border Patrol boot camp and found out why the agency may not be prepared to work in detention centers or take care of children

While agents are trained on law enforcement duties at the Border Patrol Academy, they're not being prepared to handle migrants at detention centers.

Here’s why Coach and Kate Spade’s CEO ‘gets excited’ about Africa’s growth prospects

Tapestry CEO Victor Luis told his teenagers that Africa is "probably what they're going to be focused on for the next 20 to 40 years."

A lot of Americans are moving South — and many are heading to Florida

According to a recent data release from the US Census Bureau, counties in the South and West tended to have more people move in than move out.

Here are the US counties where more people are dying than being born

Parts of the far Northeast, Appalachia, Florida, and the upper Midwest have seen many more deaths than births.

Here are the fastest growing and shrinking counties in America

Suburban counties around big southern metropolitan areas grew quickly.

Millennials are about to overtake Baby Boomers as the largest adult generation — and it could drastically alter the US housing market

Growth in the rental market could outpace that of homeownership over the next decade as Baby Boomers age and look to sell their homes.
Japanese fans and their babies cheer prior to the AFC Asian Cup Group B match between Saudi Arabia and Japan at Al-Rayyan Stadium on January 17, 2011 in Doha, Qatar.

There are more people older than 65 than younger than 5 for the first time — here’s how that’s changing the world

The age distribution of the world's population has never been so extreme, a new analysis from Deutsche Bank shows.
Japan is facing a fertility crisis — and these efforts could help.

Here’s when you’re probably getting married

The average marriage age for Americans has increased over time, finds US Census Bureau data. Here's when you're statistically likely to get married.

This website can tell what kind of person you are based on where you live. See for yourself what your ZIP code says about you

Esri's Tapestry technology includes a ZIP code lookup feature where you can see the top demographics, culture, and lifestyle choices in your area.