CT Better Than Average (in some stats)

According to the most recent U.S. Census, Connecticut has a larger percentage of women (51.3% in CT vs. 50.8% in the U.S.), senior citizens (14.2% vs. 13%), and white people (77.6% vs. 72.4%) than the nationwide percentage. The state’s home ownership number is also higher than the national average (69.2% vs. 66.6%) as is the percentage of the population living in the same home for more than a year (87.4% vs. 84.2%) and the percentage of foreign born residents (13.2% vs. 12.7%).