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By the Numbers: Millennials Surpass Baby Boomers

By; Daniella Soloway

Last year, millennials became the biggest generation in the workforce, and now, they have officially surpassed the baby boomer population as the largest living generation in the nation.

According to a Pew Research Center report released by the U.S. Census Bureau, there are 75.4 million millennials (anyone who was 18 to 34 in 2015) and 74.9 million baby boomers (anyone who was 51-69 in 2015). Furthermore, Pew projected that by 2028, the generation between the two cohorts, Generation X, will also outnumber baby boomers.

Millennials have played a large role creating major societal changes, and will continue to be a driving force behind innovations in mobile banking, CRE technology, office design and more.

Read More at Washington Post

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