05/15/2013 04:56 pm ET

Immigrants Will Be Largest Driver Of U.S. Population Growth, More So Than New Births

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New immigrants will be the main driver of population growth in the U.S. by as early as 2027, according to new Census Bureau projections.

This would be the first time in almost two centuries that new births will not be the largest source of U.S. population growth.

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