Pennsylvania’s already-miniscule level of population growth slowed even further in the most recent year, according to U.S. Census Bureau estimates for states and the nation released today.
The state was estimated to have a population of 12,773,801 on July 1, an increase of just 9,326 from July 1, 2012. Between 2011 and 2012, Pennsylvania’s population was estimated to have increased by 23,165.
The U.S. population was estimated to have increased by 2,255,154 from 2012 to 2013, reaching 316,128,839. Pennsylvania remains the sixth-largest state, behind California, Texas, New York, Florida and Illinois.
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