Special Report

This State Had the Biggest Population Drop in the Past 10 Years

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1. Alabama
> Pct. change in population, 2010-2020: +2.7%
> Resident population, July 1, 2010: 713,910
> Resident population, April 1, 2020: 733,391

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3. Arizona
> Pct. change in population, 2010-2020: +11.6%
> Resident population, July 1, 2010: 6,407,172
> Resident population, April 1, 2020: 7,151,502

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4. Arkansas
> Pct. change in population, 2010-2020: +3.1%
> Resident population, July 1, 2010: 2,921,964
> Resident population, April 1, 2020: 3,011,524

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5. California
> Pct. change in population, 2010-2020: +5.9%
> Resident population, July 1, 2010: 37,319,502
> Resident population, April 1, 2020: 39,538,223

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6. Colorado
> Pct. change in population, 2010-2020: +14.4%
> Resident population, July 1, 2010: 5,047,349
> Resident population, April 1, 2020: 5,773,714

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