|Posted on 3/23/2017 11:25:00 AM.|
New census numbers find Louisiana’s population was 4.6 million residents in 2016, only growing but 0.3% from the previous year. The Bayou State also saw a continuing pattern of out migration with nearly 12,000 more people moving out of the state than coming in. Demographer Greg Rigamer says many citizens leave to follow the money.
|census, out migration, population, Greg Rigamer|