Review Period One: Population Projections Methodology

Under agreement with the Department of Planning and Budget, Cooper Center researchers prepared informational materials and submitted them for review and comment to selected state agencies, planning district commissions, and a wider audience as identified by several statewide organizations.

  • Summary report of data users input (posting required by the DPB)
  • Detailed report of data users input and the Demographics Research Group responses (posting required by the DPB)

Review Period Two: Provisional Total Population Projections

Following a careful review of all comments and suggestions received during the first review period, the Department of Planning and Budget authorized the release of the provisional total population projections for 2020, 2030, and 2040 for the state overall and for localities. Data users were invited to review the provisional projections and were able to submit challenges through Feb. 24, 2017.