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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Missouri (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 5,128,880 100.00% 6,126,452 100.00% 997,57219.45%35,6280.64%
White 4,516,213 88.05% 5,156,415 84.17% 640,20214.18%22,8640.47%
White, non-Hispanic 4,461,012 86.98% 4,925,557 80.40% 464,54510.41%16,5910.35%
Black 551,614 10.76% 772,024 12.60% 220,41039.96%7,8721.21%
American Indian / Alaska Native 19,470 0.38% 44,429 0.73% 24,959128.19%8912.99%
Asian / Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 41,583 0.81% 153,584 2.51% 112,001269.34%4,0004.78%
Hispanic 60,949 1.19% 263,265 4.30% 202,316331.94%7,2265.36%
Non-Hispanic 5,067,931 98.81% 5,863,187 95.70% 795,25615.69%28,4020.52%
Ages 0-17 1,316,423 25.67% 1,376,830 22.47% 60,4074.59%2,1570.16%
Ages 18-24 519,154 10.12% 566,385 9.24% 47,2319.10%1,6870.31%
Ages 25-44 1,593,778 31.07% 1,568,044 25.59% -25,734-1.61%-919-0.06%
Ages 45-64 981,626 19.14% 1,581,229 25.81% 599,60361.08%21,4141.72%
Ages 65 and older 717,899 14.00% 1,033,964 16.88% 316,06544.03%11,2881.31%