Older Adults Maintaining Independence



Administration on Aging (Department of Health and Human Services)
The Administration on Aging is an office of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that provides statistics and resources pertaining to older adults and their families.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) provides comprehensive statistics in relation to health, especially the health disparities, impacts and outcomes for older adults. The National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (a division of the CDC) provides statistics useful for this particular population.

American Association of Retired Persons (AARP)
AARP provides information and services dedicated to positive social change for people age 50 and over.

Aging of the US Population
Interactive tool showing the aging of the US Population from 1990 - 2010.

Aging Successfully in St. Louis County: A Quality of Life Assessment
Produced by the St. Louis County Department of Planning in December 2014, this report provides a detailed demographic, economic and health profile of the county’s older residents, examines housing issues like home ownership and affordability, and inventories public sector services provided by local governments and agencies.