Socioeconomic Analysis

The Aging of Appalachia

This report uses data from Census 2000 to show how and why the age structure of the Appalachian population differs from the national average and varies within the Region.

Households and Families

This report analyzes trends in household and family structure in Appalachia from 1990 to 2000.

Appalachian Migration Patterns, 1975-1980 and 1985-1990

This study provides a framework for understanding the changes in the Region due to in- and out-migration from 1975 to 1990. The study includes changes by age, race, educational attainment, income, and subregions.