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  State 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
  United States 9,546,729,297 9,513,980,914 9,686,018,404 9,096,261,130 8,982,752,578 8,034,256,539 8,941,642,942 8,681,020,299 8,803,726,759 9,596,907,575 9,463,338,236
  District of Columbia 68,078,593 69,502,908 68,068,288 66,121,221 67,591,261 64,986,256 64,422,093 61,928,497 87,055,482 50,847,695 48,766,286
  Alabama 38,651,803 38,131,114 38,366,826 37,411,774 36,524,053 35,391,191 34,239,578 32,827,682 32,758,187 51,856,358 39,778,989
  Alaska 43,643,108 40,966,743 41,517,473 38,440,418 35,363,361 33,697,857 32,360,449 30,113,372 28,276,043 28,608,703 27,303,206
  Arizona 93,318,757 76,936,961 83,153,940 83,138,464 80,504,791 68,775,389 77,269,852 79,029,906 74,287,073 95,369,257 114,905,087
  Arkansas 25,938,653 477,762 45,836,250 20,272,253 19,705,811 19,101,007 20,019,770 18,981,149 18,643,890 34,561,930 63,931,208
  California 2,623,666,539 2,600,651,848 2,311,708,604 2,469,533,634 2,402,295,009 1,952,228,578 2,549,773,571 2,485,604,156 2,449,563,533 2,884,074,438 2,378,537,998
  Colorado 96,635,670 77,846,537 110,568,465 62,408,185 81,006,451 105,872,767 73,231,264 72,485,568 71,618,438 72,807,869 91,722,820
  Connecticut 155,627,661 156,832,722 162,959,312 153,417,190 151,926,607 155,734,361 150,122,047 163,241,613 167,777,348 176,164,780 179,492,767
  Delaware 23,400,196 24,442,777 21,099,045 22,469,462 24,195,912 24,840,770 22,929,656 23,300,735 34,321,748 32,559,441 30,975,376
  Florida 377,041,981 298,928,600 373,772,979 351,295,098 361,719,868 335,614,982 329,321,792 323,720,019 327,179,444 380,900,618 404,880,956
  Georgia 169,259,794 178,819,368 169,726,878 165,016,901 161,465,497 154,097,053 153,993,201 154,940,643 161,577,980 163,630,524 161,806,058
  Hawaii 72,098,814 71,087,805 65,369,955 48,265,689 71,185,530 57,884,859 56,711,471 52,233,471 50,846,572 88,076,148 90,642,576
  Idaho 13,993,686 12,288,574 13,425,183 13,058,174 12,597,614 11,915,524 11,651,147 11,725,907 13,512,491 12,261,713 12,307,216
  Illinois 405,008,445 393,302,770 408,315,759 414,883,110 403,267,140 399,447,461 381,073,119 371,407,858 360,399,016 401,246,042 398,822,035
  Indiana 109,208,468 204,591,237 93,225,963 102,561,091 81,163,271 71,394,971 72,289,299 69,998,580 66,116,017 63,563,731 69,214,309
  Iowa 55,543,055 51,632,868 50,488,129 49,139,101 47,763,798 46,001,520 44,598,687 43,404,594 45,456,267 51,945,771 49,380,795
  Kansas 57,964,542 60,792,209 66,080,972 53,547,980 40,486,404 33,853,012 28,290,713 54,600,671 36,070,145 54,227,046 49,765,827
  Kentucky 60,671,062 73,590,810 63,053,284 62,772,678 62,680,611 61,465,401 59,872,452 58,386,719 57,438,548 57,460,488 56,978,160
  Louisiana 48,645,156 55,276,175 46,725,224 52,023,539 52,173,662 36,687,689 50,939,906 50,562,795 50,224,327 49,888,767 49,850,725
  Maine 33,806,271 34,570,093 43,054,236 37,523,872 33,566,219 34,029,948 28,383,543 27,410,745 34,191,011 31,343,022 29,549,177
  Maryland 159,365,761 154,131,305 160,906,884 154,414,491 153,502,924 67,033,155 82,676,943 68,731,781 56,607,013 53,278,406 71,097,502
  Massachusetts 309,771,253 304,563,396 282,670,724 275,586,003 254,177,963 241,905,224 232,738,779 217,574,791 292,691,743 358,951,522 347,885,550
  Michigan 449,801,871 418,985,761 426,935,371 433,230,384 421,346,566 398,780,525 427,904,289 400,752,463 434,149,729 406,035,333 584,177,214
  Minnesota 167,866,563 173,939,665 164,004,749 159,866,499 147,165,955 142,677,304 127,845,344 108,737,126 91,125,834 94,133,418 126,521,722
  Mississippi 16,117,064 22,256,085 22,759,448 18,865,534 19,301,142 18,433,276 17,974,875 17,699,311 17,961,896 17,333,404 16,767,524
  Missouri 115,137,035 114,624,260 127,756,988 128,040,494 111,766,173 104,461,178 99,516,052 95,383,860 92,228,467 111,003,851 109,498,365
  Montana 14,081,261 13,225,173 12,680,558 11,754,986 11,472,190 11,277,465 11,057,861 11,561,785 9,855,698 10,276,788 9,698,846
  Nebraska 24,989,412 33,851,042 26,442,976 24,462,338 23,506,241 23,167,634 22,226,285 22,395,738 29,708,303 54,771,857 28,776,031
  Nevada 24,924,519 25,658,471 25,178,157 22,783,819 21,502,446 23,091,733 22,829,391 22,471,447 21,750,444 21,233,597 27,165,789
  New Hampshire 27,392,077 27,058,172 27,182,238 26,666,112 26,051,794 25,439,647 24,674,378 24,255,380 23,221,940 34,952,264 34,784,303
  New Jersey 269,176,374 264,713,499 270,220,371 222,099,260 305,003,780 314,839,368 374,339,050 370,383,512 255,778,202 352,190,055 385,382,075
  New Mexico 32,351,570 36,063,203 34,428,019 34,019,285 27,510,700 26,656,200 28,616,042 27,114,988 24,848,787 24,040,208 13,752,721
  New York 1,451,091,846 1,769,427,371 1,272,513,155 1,235,165,647 1,253,692,843 996,559,346 1,343,923,033 1,081,042,528 1,338,953,731 1,198,641,341 1,324,212,054
  North Carolina 157,042,195 152,084,144 173,388,285 178,426,824 174,700,345 183,352,394 169,445,143 169,304,649 147,148,149 159,549,494 170,127,868
  North Dakota 8,623,301 8,009,441 8,144,059 7,799,389 7,638,538 7,317,052 7,110,587 6,952,765 6,759,915 6,730,674 6,622,536
  Ohio 358,730,618 373,775,982 361,215,533 374,885,279 359,944,364 336,627,188 331,378,071 325,107,323 325,686,244 335,355,922 332,855,174
  Oklahoma 61,544,445 59,723,036 54,047,189 56,741,494 55,109,042 53,832,636 52,947,303 52,675,604 52,733,459 52,015,947 50,601,204
  Oregon 82,960,054 81,870,853 4,448,716 108,490,525 72,208,552 59,894,622 76,410,350 73,718,473 71,826,601 74,237,393 75,547,297
  Pennsylvania 389,742,819 0 734,591,153 359,611,002 353,431,297 343,346,317 327,905,334 311,620,286 302,861,646 354,732,534 344,993,413
  Rhode Island 64,158,023 57,963,727 67,981,174 54,964,091 59,922,488 60,477,621 55,709,260 65,994,496 54,437,790 49,416,429 21,851,770
  South Carolina 84,044 32,992,796 68,186,498 32,204,188 30,647,055 29,861,190 29,761,520 51,840,771 50,065,863 46,123,710 45,687,302
  South Dakota 9,005,513 8,982,926 8,589,293 8,391,172 8,252,523 8,125,877 8,009,717 7,753,642 7,523,425 7,355,365 7,286,561
  Tennessee (56,357) 141,881,085 96,560,098 76,556,532 74,884,822 72,772,504 70,532,659 107,187,490 104,068,525 114,187,995 106,211,975
  Texas 207,284,770 228,885,539 212,699,234 222,898,505 215,913,351 215,541,831 213,351,089 321,942,619 206,585,392 272,970,597 216,272,262
  Utah 22,334,637 22,230,301 30,532,443 13,341,354 21,240,021 20,555,486 19,954,427 19,491,925 19,406,114 20,083,098 17,942,958
  Vermont (508,117) 21,621,435 19,661,473 18,216,544 16,014,368 18,202,869 18,487,953 17,357,962 14,873,610 19,360,099 26,400,158
  Virginia 63,083,517 12,568,397 288,356,278 111,644,951 108,719,200 105,311,843 101,123,552 108,040,822 103,273,036 95,243,009 92,978,448
  Washington 273,175,578 241,861,839 227,006,002 224,812,584 217,443,993 211,199,041 218,212,449 195,725,393 268,445,456 291,783,112 344,476,651
  West Virginia 36,844,272 30,462,459 32,880,189 24,184,513 27,494,199 26,995,042 26,686,003 26,379,255 26,102,876 24,080,397 25,092,832
  Wisconsin 167,524,823 168,372,413 138,611,877 162,543,215 168,689,134 154,628,372 147,309,752 156,732,529 176,821,206 146,673,548 141,908,793
  Wyoming 10,886,304 (8,472,747) 28,922,501 10,294,282 7,315,699 28,872,005 9,491,845 9,184,906 8,912,102 8,771,866 8,149,766