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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Dent County, MO, 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 13,739 100.00% 15,480 100.00% 1,74112.67%640.44%
White 13,655 99.39% 15,007 96.94% 1,3529.90%500.35%
White, non-Hispanic 13,591 98.92% 14,764 95.37% 1,1738.63%430.31%
Black 5 0.04% 151 0.98% 1462,920.00%513.45%
American Indian / Alaska Native 60 0.44% 186 1.20% 126210.00%54.28%
Asian / Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 19 0.14% 136 0.88% 117615.79%47.56%
Hispanic 65 0.47% 275 1.78% 210323.08%85.49%
Non-Hispanic 13,674 99.53% 15,205 98.22% 1,53111.20%570.39%
Ages 0-17 3,622 26.36% 3,476 22.45% -146-4.03%-5-0.15%
Ages 18-24 1,010 7.35% 1,022 6.60% 121.19%00.04%
Ages 25-44 3,605 26.24% 3,319 21.44% -286-7.93%-11-0.31%
Ages 45-64 2,926 21.30% 4,342 28.05% 1,41648.39%521.47%
Ages 65 and older 2,576 18.75% 3,321 21.45% 74528.92%280.95%