Who people spend their time with, across their lifetimes

Who people spend their time with, across their lifetimes, by Dan Kopf and Corinne Purtill.

Time with friends, colleagues, siblings, and children diminishes over the course of a lifetime. The older we get, the person we spend the most time with is the one we see in the mirror.

That’s the conclusion of a recent, fascinating analysis of data from the American Time Use Survey, an annual census by the US Bureau of Labor Statistics of how Americans spend their hours.

hat-tip Matthew