Test your knowledge of population data! Start by choosing your geographic level: metro areas or states. Click on the name in each match-up that you think has the larger population. Green shows a correct answer, red indicates an incorrect answer. When you have opposing names picked for the next round, pick again. See how close you can come to a perfect score of 63. When you are finished, play again or mouse-over results to view the most current population estimates for each pair.
SOURCE: Population Estimates Vintage 2012 and the International Data Base
To access this source, please click here Population Bracketology, (http://www.census.gov/dataviz/visualizations/057/).
Winners in each metro area match-up are based on a comparison of the July 1, 2012 population estimates. Metro areas included are the 64 most populous (based on 2012 population) in the 50 states and District of Columbia