White noted that while the spiked exodus from the state is notable, the drop in people moving to the state is “the bigger story.”
He said the biggest changes were in the San Francisco Bay Area. 有一个 45% decrease in entrances from other states to the Bay Area and a 12% increase in residents leaving for other states.
Sacramento County, home to the state’s capital, saw a 33% decrease of people moving in and a 13% increase in people leaving for other states.
总体, all regions of the state saw anywhere from a 25% 至 45% decline in out-of-state entrances.
政府. Gavin Newsom’s office did not immediately respond to Fox News’ request for comment on the study’s findings. The study comes after the state had some of the most strict coronavirus measures in the country, which helped spark a recall effort against Newsom this year. The recall ultimately failed to oust the Democratic governor.