Population Trends, 1990 to 2018

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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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Kansas (statewide), 1990-2018

Demographic category 1990 population 2018 population Total change over period Annualized change
Count Share Count Share Count % of group Count % of group
Total 2,481,349 100.00% 2,911,505 100.00% 430,15617.34%15,3630.57%
White 2,282,199 91.97% 2,559,361 87.91% 277,16212.14%9,8990.41%
White, non-Hispanic 2,196,324 88.51% 2,240,984 76.97% 44,6602.03%1,5950.07%
Black 144,681 5.83% 207,156 7.12% 62,47543.18%2,2311.29%
American Indian / Alaska Native 22,457 0.91% 42,942 1.47% 20,48591.22%7322.34%
Asian / Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 32,012 1.29% 102,046 3.50% 70,034218.77%2,5014.23%
Hispanic 93,332 3.76% 351,180 12.06% 257,848276.27%9,2094.85%
Non-Hispanic 2,388,017 96.24% 2,560,325 87.94% 172,3087.22%6,1540.25%
Ages 0-17 662,641 26.70% 705,961 24.25% 43,3206.54%1,5470.23%
Ages 18-24 255,104 10.28% 294,735 10.12% 39,63115.54%1,4150.52%
Ages 25-44 776,709 31.30% 739,206 25.39% -37,503-4.83%-1,339-0.18%
Ages 45-64 443,860 17.89% 709,362 24.36% 265,50259.82%9,4821.69%
Ages 65 and older 343,035 13.82% 462,241 15.88% 119,20634.75%4,2571.07%