Baby Boomers, Just Eclipsed by Millennials, Will Soon Be No. 3

Wall Street Journal, Apr. 29, 2016–Zumbrun, Josh

By the middle of 2015, the baby boom was finally eclipsed in size by the generation known as millennials-the people born in most of the 1980s and 1990s. But within the next few years, the baby boomers are likely to also be overtaken by the generation of people born after the millennials in the early years of the 21st century. In a brief span, the baby boomers will fall from America’s largest generation to No. 3.