• The number of Americans over 50 who cohabit with an unmarried partner jumped from 2.3 million in 2007 to 4 million in 2016—a nearly 75 percent increase.
The New York Times
• With Emmanuel Macron’s victory in the French presidential election, the current leaders of Europe’s four biggest economies— Germany, the U.K., France, and Italy—have no biological children.
The New Yorker
• The total number of refugees admitted to the U.S. has dropped sharply this year, even though federal courts have blocked President Trump’s attempts to temporarily suspend the nation’s refugee program. The U.S. accepted 2,070 refugees in March, less than half the total admitted during that month in 2015.
• President Trump was the subject of 1,060 jokes by late-night TV hosts in his first 100 days in office. Barack Obama was the target of 936 jokes during that time frame, George W. Bush of 546, and Bill Clinton of 440.
• A baby born in the U.S. in 2014 can expect to live 79 years on average. But depending on which county a child is born in, life expectancy can vary by two decades, ranging from a low of 67 years in Oglala Lakota County, S.D., to a high of 87 years in Summit County, Colo.