As part of a larger study of population aging in North Carolina sponsored by the North Carolina Center for Public Policy Research in Raleigh, South by North Strategies analyzed the demographics of aging in the Tar Heel State.
The study looked at projected changes in the size, composition, and socio-economic characteristics of the population ages 65 and older. It also identified key financial, regional, and budgetary issues that will confront state policymakers in the near future.
The research was published in special edition of the policy journal NC Insight. Click to view an executive summary.