Millennials

Born: 1981-1996 (currently ages 24-39)

72.1 million Americans are Millennials — and they surpassed Baby Boomers as the largest group in 2019. Millennials are more diverse than older generations, and their influence in society, the workplace, and politics is growing.

Changing roles for parents may be in play

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Changing roles for parents may be in play

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On average, Americans are waiting seven years longer to get married than they did 50 years ago

Waiting to Wed

On average, Americans are waiting seven years longer to get married than they did 50 years ago

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Millennials respond as libraries evolve

Going Beyond the Bookshelves

Millennials respond as libraries evolve

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Defining Our Six Generations

Your guide to America's six living generations

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