Unemployment Rates Among Boomers

Unemployment rate for men age 55 to 64 increased from 3.2 percent in December 2008, when the recession began, to 7.8 percent in November 2010.The counterpart unemployment rates for women were 2.9 percent and 6.1 percent.  Read more in the Urban Institute report, updated December 2010. 01/10/2011