Upstate New York's Population Stagnates

The first of a series of reports analyzing population and migration data for the Upstate New York region probes the implications of the area's stagnant growth.
August 25, 2003, 12pm PDT | Abhijeet Chavan | @legalaidtech
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In the first of a series of Brookings reports on the region, an analysis of population and migration data for Upstate New York shows that while the country as a whole was growing, Upstate New York stagnated. According to the report, the region also has a greater percentage of senior citizens and corrections inmates than the rest of the nation, raising troubling implications for Upstate’s economic future.

Thanks to Elena Sheridan

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Published on Wednesday, October 12, 2005 in The Brookings Institution
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