Chicago Tonight

Why is Illinois Shrinking?

Clip: 12/27/2016 | 10m 45s

Illinois' population declined in 2016 for the third straight year, losing more people than any other state in the union. The drop of more than 37,000 people leaves Illinois with a population just north of 12.8 million.

Aired: 12/27/16

Rating: NR

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