Hiscox Insurance released a report on ageism in the U.S. workforce, based on survey data. Key findings included:
- 21 percent of respondents over 40 said they had experienced ageism.
- 44 percent reported that they or someone they know has experienced ageism
- 36 percent said that they felt their age has prevented them from getting a job since turning 40.
- 26 percent feel there is some risk they could lose their current job because of their age.
Read the report here.