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Blog: New Product: Experimental Age, Sex, Race and Ethnicity Projections for Every State for 2030, with Scenarios

By: Mike Hollingshaus and Emily Harris The Kem C. Gardner […]

June 22, 2022
Blog: UTAXI Conference 2022

By: Enas Farag Note: The opinions expressed are those of […]

June 8, 2022
Blog: Where Does Utah’s Housing Market go from Here?

By: Dejan Eskic Note: The opinions expressed are those of […]

June 1, 2022
Blog: U.S. Census Bureau Releases 2021 City and Town Population Estimates

By Eric Albers On May 26, 2022, the Census Bureau […]

May 26, 2022
Blog: The Rise and Stall of Utah Life Expectancy

By: Mike Hollingshaus, Charley Hart Life expectancy is a key […]

May 20, 2022
Blog: Congrats to the Grads: The Benefits of Higher Education

By: Andrea Thomas Brandley Over the past few weeks, thousands […]

May 16, 2022
Blog: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly: Addressing Utah’s Short Term Rental Market Growth

By: Jennifer Leaver Short term rentals, available on platforms like […]

April 19, 2022
Blog: 2020 5-Year ACS Data Released

By: Mallory Bateman COVID-19 created challenges for data collection Unlike […]

April 18, 2022
Blog: Are Utah’s Wages Pacing with High Inflation?

By Natalie Roney and Phil Dean The COVID-19 pandemic and […]

March 23, 2022