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Population Estimate for California Decreases

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Population Estimate for California Decreases

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Population Estimate for California Decreases

Population Estimate for California Decreases

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California's population projection is scaled back because of a recent drop in the birthrate among Latinos. The decrease is attributed to the fact that many people have embraced something that was once taboo in the Latino culture — birth control. Hear NPR's Richard Gonzales.