Population Trends, 1990 to 2017

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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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United States, 1990-2017

Demographic category 1990 population 2017 population Total change over period Annualized change
Count Share Count Share Count % of group Count % of group
Total 249,622,814 100.00% 325,719,178 100.00% 76,096,36430.48%2,818,3840.99%
White 209,366,661 83.87% 253,935,650 77.96% 44,568,98921.29%1,650,7030.72%
White, non-Hispanic 188,725,372 75.60% 201,240,793 61.78% 12,515,4216.63%463,5340.24%
Black 30,648,345 12.28% 45,883,808 14.09% 15,235,46349.71%564,2761.51%
American Indian / Alaska Native 2,058,726 0.82% 4,689,047 1.44% 2,630,321127.76%97,4193.10%
Asian / Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 7,549,082 3.02% 21,210,673 6.51% 13,661,591180.97%505,9853.90%
Hispanic 22,572,838 9.04% 58,946,729 18.10% 36,373,891161.14%1,347,1813.62%
Non-Hispanic 227,049,976 90.96% 266,772,449 81.90% 39,722,47317.50%1,471,2030.60%
Ages 0-17 64,218,512 25.73% 73,655,378 22.61% 9,436,86614.69%349,5140.51%
Ages 18-24 26,849,547 10.76% 30,616,469 9.40% 3,766,92214.03%139,5160.49%
Ages 25-44 80,999,057 32.45% 86,218,042 26.47% 5,218,9856.44%193,2960.23%
Ages 45-64 46,308,419 18.55% 84,370,610 25.90% 38,062,19182.19%1,409,7112.25%
Ages 65 and older 31,247,279 12.52% 50,858,679 15.61% 19,611,40062.76%726,3481.82%

Missouri, 1990-2017

Demographic category 1990 population 2017 population Total change over period Annualized change
Count Share Count Share Count % of group Count % of group
Total 5,128,880 100.00% 6,113,532 100.00% 984,65219.20%36,4690.65%
White 4,516,213 88.05% 5,152,579 84.28% 636,36614.09%23,5690.49%
White, non-Hispanic 4,461,012 86.98% 4,924,955 80.56% 463,94310.40%17,1830.37%
Black 551,614 10.76% 768,926 12.58% 217,31239.40%8,0491.24%
American Indian / Alaska Native 19,470 0.38% 43,943 0.72% 24,473125.70%9063.06%
Asian / Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 41,583 0.81% 148,084 2.42% 106,501256.12%3,9444.82%
Hispanic 60,949 1.19% 259,154 4.24% 198,205325.20%7,3415.51%
Non-Hispanic 5,067,931 98.81% 5,854,378 95.76% 786,44715.52%29,1280.54%
Ages 0-17 1,316,423 25.67% 1,382,971 22.62% 66,5485.06%2,4650.18%
Ages 18-24 519,154 10.12% 570,952 9.34% 51,7989.98%1,9180.35%
Ages 25-44 1,593,778 31.07% 1,556,437 25.46% -37,341-2.34%-1,383-0.09%
Ages 45-64 981,626 19.14% 1,596,139 26.11% 614,51362.60%22,7601.82%
Ages 65 and older 717,899 14.00% 1,007,033 16.47% 289,13440.28%10,7091.26%