1 in 3 US counties are dying off

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1 in 3 US counties are dying off

Post by SamCogar on Thu Mar 14, 2013 4:03 am

WASHINGTON A record number of U.S. counties -- more than 1 in 3 -- are now dying off, hit by an aging population and weakened local economies that are spurring young adults to seek jobs and build families elsewhere.

In the last year, Maine joined West Virginia as the only two entire states where deaths exceed births, which have dropped precipitously after the recent recession. As a nation, the U.S. population grew by just 0.75 percent last year, stuck at historically low levels not seen since 1937.

Read more: http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2013/03/14/census-record-1-in-3-us-counties-are-now-dying/?test=latestnews

HA, WV has been in a Democrat induced coma for the past 80 years.


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