Taps Coogan – November 13th, 2023
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Most demographic forecasts see the US population continuing to growth through the end of the century. However, those forecasts have almost always over-estimated growth. In reality, US population growth is rapidly approaching zero as the following chart from ‘Game of Trades‘ highlights:
What little population growth is left is entirely explained by immigration and with post-Covid fertility rates having re-cratered, that seems unlikely to change anytime soon.