The following box plot shows the U.S. population for 1990, the latest available year. Figure 2.42…

The following box plot shows the U.S. population for 1990, the
latest available year.

Figure 2.42
a. Are there fewer or more children (age 17 and under) than
senior citizens (age 65 and over)? How do you know?
b. 12.6% are age 65 and over. Approximately what percentage of
the population are working age adults (above age 17 to age 65)?

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