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Blog: High and Low Projection Scenarios for Utah and its Counties

By: Mike Hollingshaus The Kem C. Gardner Policy Institute created […]

August 9, 2022
User Guide: Long-Term Planning Projection Scenarios

The Kem C. Gardner Policy Institute prepares long-term demographic and […]

Utah’s Consumer Sentiment continues to fall in July

August 4, 2022 (Salt Lake City) – Utah’s consumer sentiment […]

August 4, 2022
Blog: Reflections on Affordability in Utah’s Housing Market

By: James Wood A companion piece to “Housing Affordability: What […]

August 3, 2022
Utah’s multiracial resident population added most residents between 2010 and 2020

August 2, 2022 (Salt Lake City) – Utah’s multiracial (two […]

August 2, 2022
Utah’s Multiracial Population, 2020

Utah’s multiracial (two or more races) resident population added the […]

Utah’s fertility rate continues to drop, now fourth highest in the nation

August 1, 2022 (Salt Lake City) – Utah’s declining fertility […]

August 1, 2022
Blog: COVID-19 Rankings: Where Does Utah Fall?

By: Laura Summers Given that COVID-19 is now (somewhat) in […]

July 28, 2022
Blog: Utah’s Declining Fertility is Both the Exception and the Rule

By: Emily Harris, Senior Demographer Utah is known for many […]

July 27, 2022
A Decade of Declining Fertility in Utah, the Intermountain West, and the Nation: 2010-2020

Utah’s declining fertility rate made state headlines in 2016 when […]