Louisiana
the state with the highest proportion of residents born in the state — 78%

Source: U.S. Census Bureau
Additional Information: In contrast, 26 percent of Nevada residents were actually born there.
Reference: For more information, read the U.S. Census Bureau analysis, "Place of Birth by Nativity and Citizenship Status." "Place of Birth by Nativity and Citizenship Status."

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