Snowbirds, Sunbirds, and Stayers: Seasonal migration of elderly adults in Florida

Publication Date: 
Wednesday, February 15, 2006

The temporary migration of elderly adults has a major impact on the resident populations of both sending and receiving communities. This article presents a methodology for estimating temporary migration and provides insights into migratory patterns that cannot be achieved by focusing solely on changes in place of usual residence.

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8
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