Data Interview Qs - Growth rate of US States


Growth rate of US States

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Given the following datasets on state population and state deaths and births, create a list that has each state's population growth rate, sorted in descending order. Note you will need to join the two datasets.

To help get you started, the code below loads in the datasets. You can also make a copy of this Google Colab notebook to get started!


# Import packages

import numpy as np

import pandas as pd

# Import the data

data_pop = pd.read_csv("")

data_birth_death = pd.read_csv("")

#Display a few records


State Population
0 California 39865590
1 Texas 29206997
2 Florida 21299325
3 New York 19542209
4 Pennsylvania 12807060

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