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Census / Population Shift #508364

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Dec 18, 1980
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(Studio) Shift of population from N and E, to W and S reported Confirmed by census.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) Saint Louis, Missouri, said biggest loser, Cleveland, Ohio, next; Detroit, Michigan, third. 12 cities in E. and Midwest reported losing. Gain said in Sunbelt cities from Texas to California. San Jose, California, said fastest growing city. Texas cities noted, especially Houston, El Paso, San Antonio, and Dallas. [Rand Corporation Peter MORRISON - explains shift.] Implications of shift in terms of government representative and federal money cited. Some complaints with census reported.
REPORTER: Robert Hager

Chancellor, John;
Hager, Robert

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