Natural Increase and Population Change in Arkansas, 2010-2019

Population growth in a region is determined by natural increase, the difference between the number of births and deaths, and net migration, the difference between the number of people entering a region and those leaving it. Changes in population trends can help identify various economic and social trends. Image 1: (Population Change and Natural Increase in Arkansas 2010-2019) divides the state’s counties into four categories: Counties with positive population change