A few weeks ago, AZ Spotlight released the first of several reports on the latest results of the Arizona Civic Health Index. The first report, released on Dec 14, focused on the outstanding role that veterans play in both state and national civic engagement. Today’s report focuses on the role that Arizona millennials play and the need to engage them in shaping the state’s future.
As Baby Boomers retire, the role of millennials will become increasingly more important.
Percentage of Arizona population represented by millennials (ages 18 to 34). While millennials are now the largest age group in Arizona and the nation, they are not as engaged as other generations in the civic and social life of their communities. MILLENNIALS CIVIC HEALTH REPORT National Conference on Citizenship, 2013