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The Fastest Growing and Shrinking State Economies

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25. New York
> 2018 GDP change: +2.1%
> 2018 GDP: $1.4 trillion (3rd largest)
> Largest contributor to growth: Information
> 1-yr. pop. change: +0.5% (25th highest)

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24. Pennsylvania
> 2018 GDP change: +2.1%
> 2018 GDP: $712.1 billion (6th largest)
> Largest contributor to growth: Information
> 1-yr. pop. change: +0.2% (10th lowest)

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23. Illinois
> 2018 GDP change: +2.1%
> 2018 GDP: $764.2 billion (5th largest)
> Largest contributor to growth: Manufacturing
> 1-yr. pop. change: +0.0% (8th lowest)

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22. Minnesota
> 2018 GDP change: +2.2%
> 2018 GDP: $331.4 billion (17th largest)
> Largest contributor to growth: Manufacturing
> 1-yr. pop. change: +1.0% (14th highest)

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21. New Hampshire
> 2018 GDP change: +2.2%
> 2018 GDP: $75.6 billion (12th smallest)
> Largest contributor to growth: Manufacturing
> 1-yr. pop. change: +0.6% (22nd highest)

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