Population Trends, 1990 to 2016

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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), 1990-2016

Demographic category 1990 population 2016 population Total change over period Annualized change
Count Share Count Share Count % of group Count % of group
Total 5,128,880 100.00% 6,093,000 100.00% 964,12018.80%37,0820.66%
White 4,516,213 88.05% 5,141,898 84.39% 625,68513.85%24,0650.50%
White, non-Hispanic 4,461,012 86.98% 4,921,976 80.78% 460,96410.33%17,7290.38%
Black 551,614 10.76% 765,154 12.56% 213,54038.71%8,2131.27%
American Indian / Alaska Native 19,470 0.38% 43,008 0.71% 23,538120.89%9053.10%
Asian / Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 41,583 0.81% 142,940 2.35% 101,357243.75%3,8984.86%
Hispanic 60,949 1.19% 250,476 4.11% 189,527310.96%7,2905.59%
Non-Hispanic 5,067,931 98.81% 5,842,524 95.89% 774,59315.28%29,7920.55%
Ages 0-17 1,316,423 25.67% 1,386,863 22.76% 70,4405.35%2,7090.20%
Ages 18-24 519,154 10.12% 578,691 9.50% 59,53711.47%2,2900.42%
Ages 25-44 1,593,778 31.07% 1,543,906 25.34% -49,872-3.13%-1,918-0.12%
Ages 45-64 981,626 19.14% 1,605,519 26.35% 623,89363.56%23,9961.91%
Ages 65 and older 717,899 14.00% 978,021 16.05% 260,12236.23%10,0051.20%