On the September 25th post we looked at “Ten Fun Facts about Grandparents.” Would you like some more? For October, how about an even 13 Fun Facts About Grandparents?
- It was estimated that by 2010, more than 50% of the grandparent population would be Baby Boomers.
- By 2015 it is estimated that 60% of the grandparent population will be Baby Boomers.
- 43% of grandparents exercise or play sports.
- 28% volunteer regularly.
- 18% dance.
- 71% say reading is a favorite activity.
- 86% read a newspaper in print or online.
- 75% are online and 70% use search engines.
- 63% shop online.
- 46% bank online.
- 30% instant message.
- 56% share photos online.
- 45% use social networks like Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn.