Category Archives: Population projections
Renowned Census Demographer’s Roots Date Back to 1972 at UT’s Boyd Center
We sat down with Gregg Robinson, former UT graduate, Boyd Center researcher and U.S. Census Bureau demographer to discuss the Tennessee population projections he helped author fifty year ago. He discusses his distinguished career at the bureau and 2020 Census outcomes.
Tennessee Could Add Nearly 1 Million New Residents by 2040
Tennessee could grow by nearly a million people over the next 20 years and reach a total population of 7.87 million by 2040. New Boyd Center Population Projections for the state’s 95 counties are now available.
Population Projections for Incorporated Areas in Tennessee
Population projections for Tennessee’s 345 cities and towns aren’t readily available. So we leveraged the Boyd Center’s county-level population projections and Census Bureau estimates to create a simple approach that can be replicated by communities across the state.
Explore trends on newly released population projections dashboard
In October, we released the 2018-2070 Boyd Center Population Projections. To help facilitate both access analysis, we published a new population projections dashboard earlier this month.
2018-2070 Boyd Center Population Projections Released
The new projections incorporate the latest births, deaths and current population estimates to update the projections last released in 2017.