Population Trends, 1990 to 2015

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  • Share shows the proportion of a demographic group to the total population for that period. Percent of group indicates population change within a single demographic group.
  • Annualized change = total change / years in period. Percent annual change = ((ending population / starting population)^(1 / years) - 1) * 100.
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Missouri, 1990-2015

Demographic category 1990 population 2015 population Total change over period Annualized change
Count Share Count Share Count % of group Count % of group
Total 5,128,880 100.00% 6,083,672 100.00% 954,79218.62%38,1920.69%
White 4,516,213 88.05% 5,137,798 84.45% 621,58513.76%24,8630.52%
White, non-Hispanic 4,461,012 86.98% 4,920,210 80.88% 459,19810.29%18,3680.39%
Black 551,614 10.76% 761,321 12.51% 209,70738.02%8,3881.30%
American Indian / Alaska Native 19,470 0.38% 42,593 0.70% 23,123118.76%9253.18%
Asian / Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 41,583 0.81% 141,960 2.33% 100,377241.39%4,0155.03%
Hispanic 60,949 1.19% 247,567 4.07% 186,618306.19%7,4655.77%
Non-Hispanic 5,067,931 98.81% 5,836,105 95.93% 768,17415.16%30,7270.57%
Ages 0-17 1,316,423 25.67% 1,391,476 22.87% 75,0535.70%3,0020.22%
Ages 18-24 519,154 10.12% 587,399 9.66% 68,24513.15%2,7300.50%
Ages 25-44 1,593,778 31.07% 1,539,442 25.30% -54,336-3.41%-2,173-0.14%
Ages 45-64 981,626 19.14% 1,610,433 26.47% 628,80764.06%25,1522.00%
Ages 65 and older 717,899 14.00% 954,922 15.70% 237,02333.02%9,4811.15%