Tag: U.S. Census

Rethinking the population pyramid

If you’ve ever browsed the U.S. Census population statistics pages, you’ve no doubt come across the famous population pyramid that they so frequently use to display the distribution of the U.S. population by age and gender. I was reading up

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Fastest growing and declining surnames in the U.S.

Since my teens, I’ve been curious how many Olsons there are out there. I’ve seen some “celebrity” Olsons and even made friends with a couple Olsons throughout my life, but I’ve always assumed that Olson is a fairly rare last

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