There are a number of studies that have followed the changing mosaic of America. Two of the most widely publicized studies were commissioned by the U.S. Department of Labor and conducted by the Hudson Institute: “Workforce 2000” in 1987, and ten years later “Workforce 2020” in 1997. According to these studies, the most significant trends in the U.S. population are
Decreasing percentage of Caucasians
Increasing percentage of people of color
Decreasing birth rates
Increasing percentages of people in their middle and older years ...