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Gaining and losing, 1940 to today

  • February 10, 2010 - 7:43 PM

 

Counting all people moving in and moving out, foreign and domestic, Minnesota has more often lost than gained (negative numbers in parentheses):

Decade Net gain/loss

1940-1950 (171,484)

1950-1960 (98,140)

1960-1970 (25,933)

1970-1980 6,482

1980-1990 (29,515)

1990-2000 258,056

2000-2009 62,426

Sources: Minnesota State Demographic Center (1940-2000), U.S. Census Bureau (2000-2009)

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