Census Estimates for 2011 Show Population Growth in New York - Sam Roberts via NYTimes.com: New York is growing faster than projected, a combination of increased immigration, higher birthrates, and decreased emigration.
Sam Roberts via NYTimes.com
New York City gained nearly 70,000 residents in the 15 months ended July 1, 2011, almost matching the growth of the 1990s, when an influx of foreigners set annual records, according to census estimates released on Wednesday.
Strong population growth of around 0.8% per year over the next five years will be driven by a combination of natural increase and immigration. Immigration accounted for much of the total growth in the population over the last five y... Read Post
Submitted by Lance Roberts of STA Wealth Management, I have been suggesting that the U.S. economy would likely be unable to meet current estimates of sustained and robust economic growth of 3% or more due to the global slowdown. Des... Read Post