Youth migration summary

March 30, 2010

There are persistent concerns about the departure of young people from the state. Unfortunately, the best information we currently have is from the 2000 Census. As we await the Census 2010 population count, we can consider what we might see in terms of youth migration. While there is no precise migration measure available by age group, there are a few ways of looking at the data that can give an indication of what has been happening.

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There are persistent concerns about the departure of young people from the state. As we await the Census 2010 population count, we can consider what we might see in terms of youth migration. There are a few ways of looking at currently available estimates that can give an indication of what has been happening since the last decennial count.

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Youth migration summary (PDF)