Civilian noninstitutional population by age, sex, race, and ethnicity

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 Table 3.2 Civilian noninstitutional population by age, sex, race, and ethnicity, 1998, 2008, 2018 and projected 2028 (Numbers in thousands)

Group

Level

Change

Annual growth rate

Percent distribution

1998

2008

2018

2028

1998–08

2008–18

2018–28

1998–08

2008–18

2018–28

1998

2008

2018

2028

Total, 16 years and older

205,220

233,788

257,791

279,454

28,568

24,003

21,663

1.3

1.0

0.8

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

16 to 24

33,237

37,484

38,005

38,109

4,247

521

104

1.2

0.1

0.0

16.2

16.0

14.7

13.6

16 to 19

15,644

17,075

16,766

16,628

1,431

-309

-138

0.9

-0.2

-0.1

7.6

7.3

6.5

6.0

20 to 24

17,593

20,409

21,239

21,481

2,816

830

242

1.5

0.4

0.1

8.6

8.7

8.2

7.7

25 to 54

117,450

125,652

126,389

132,472

8,202

737

6,083

0.7

0.1

0.5

57.2

53.7

49.0

47.4

25 to 34

38,778

39,993

44,581

45,257

1,215

4,588

676

0.3

1.1

0.2

18.9

17.1

17.3

16.2

35 to 44

44,299

41,699

40,569

46,516

-2,600

-1,130

5,947

-0.6

-0.3

1.4

21.6

17.8

15.7

16.6

45 to 54

34,373

43,960

41,239

40,699

9,587

-2,721

-540

2.5

-0.6

-0.1

16.7

18.8

16.0

14.6

55 and older

54,533

70,652

93,397

108,873

16,119

22,745

15,476

2.6

2.8

1.5

26.6

30.2

36.2

39.0

55 to 64

22,296

33,491

42,113

39,758

11,196

8,622

-2,355

4.2

2.3

-0.6

10.9

14.3

16.3

14.2

65 to 74

17,947

19,881

30,354

38,130

1,934

10,473

7,776

1.0

4.3

2.3

8.7

8.5

11.8

13.6

75 and older

14,290

17,281

20,930

30,985

2,991

3,649

10,055

1.9

1.9

4.0

7.0

7.4

8.1

11.1

 

Men, 16 years and older

98,758

113,113

124,680

135,542

14,355

11,567

10,862

1.4

1.0

0.8

48.1

48.4

48.4

48.5

16 to 24

16,772

18,909

19,133

19,145

2,137

224

12

1.2

0.1

0.0

8.2

8.1

7.4

6.9

16 to 19

7,968

8,660

8,494

8,426

692

-166

-68

0.8

-0.2

-0.1

3.9

3.7

3.3

3.0

20 to 24

8,804

10,249

10,639

10,719

1,445

390

80

1.5

0.4

0.1

4.3

4.4

4.1

3.8

25 to 54

57,724

62,078

62,294

65,860

4,354

216

3,566

0.7

0.0

0.6

28.1

26.6

24.2

23.6

25 to 34

19,094

19,999

22,205

22,647

905

2,206

442

0.5

1.1

0.2

9.3

8.6

8.6

8.1

35 to 44

21,857

20,567

19,932

23,237

-1,290

-635

3,305

-0.6

-0.3

1.5

10.7

8.8

7.7

8.3

45 to 54

16,773

21,512

20,157

19,976

4,739

-1,355

-181

2.5

-0.6

-0.1

8.2

9.2

7.8

7.1

55 and older

24,262

32,125

43,253

50,537

7,863

11,128

7,284

2.8

3.0

1.6

11.8

13.7

16.8

18.1

55 to 64

10,649

16,123

20,263

19,249

5,474

4,140

-1,014

4.2

2.3

-0.5

5.2

6.9

7.9

6.9

65 to 74

8,074

9,158

14,165

17,872

1,084

5,007

3,707

1.3

4.5

2.4

3.9

3.9

5.5

6.4

75 and older

5,539

6,844

8,825

13,417

1,305

1,981

4,592

2.1

2.6

4.3

2.7

2.9

3.4

4.8

 

Women, 16 years and older

106,462

120,675

133,111

143,912

14,213

12,436

10,801

1.3

1.0

0.8

51.9

51.6

51.6

51.5

16 to 24

16,466

18,575

18,872

18,964

2,109

297

92

1.2

0.2

0.0

8.0

7.9

7.3

6.8

16 to 19

7,676

8,415

8,272

8,202

739

-143

-70

0.9

-0.2

-0.1

3.7

3.6

3.2

2.9

20 to 24

8,790

10,160

10,600

10,762

1,370

440

162

1.5

0.4

0.2

4.3

4.3

4.1

3.9

25 to 54

59,725

63,574

64,095

66,612

3,849

521

2,517

0.6

0.1

0.4

29.1

27.2

24.9

23.8

25 to 34

19,683

19,994

22,376

22,610

311

2,382

234

0.2

1.1

0.1

9.6

8.6

8.7

8.1

35 to 44

22,442

21,132

20,637

23,279

-1,310

-495

2,642

-0.6

-0.2

1.2

10.9

9.0

8.0

8.3

45 to 54

17,600

22,448

21,082

20,723

4,848

-1,366

-359

2.5

-0.6

-0.2

8.6

9.6

8.2

7.4

55 and older

30,271

38,527

50,144

58,336

8,256

11,617

8,192

2.4

2.7

1.5

14.8

16.5

19.5

20.9

55 to 64

11,646

17,367

21,850

20,509

5,721

4,483

-1,341

4.1

2.3

-0.6

5.7

7.4

8.5

7.3

65 to 74

9,873

10,723

16,189

20,258

850

5,466

4,069

0.8

4.2

2.3

4.8

4.6

6.3

7.2

75 and older

8,752

10,437

12,105

17,569

1,686

1,668

5,464

1.8

1.5

3.8

4.3

4.5

4.7

6.3

 

White,16 years and older

171,478

189,540

200,221

211,474

18,062

10,681

11,253

1.0

0.5

0.5

83.6

81.1

77.7

75.7

Men

83,352

92,725

97,933

103,714

9,373

5,208

5,781

1.1

0.5

0.6

40.6

39.7

38.0

37.1

Women

88,126

96,814

102,288

107,761

8,688

5,474

5,473

0.9

0.6

0.5

42.9

41.4

39.7

38.6

 

Black, 16 years and older

24,373

27,843

32,762

36,644

3,470

4,919

3,882

1.3

1.6

1.1

11.9

11.9

12.7

13.1

Men

10,927

12,516

14,965

16,916

1,589

2,449

1,951

1.4

1.8

1.2

5.3

5.4

5.8

6.1

Women

13,446

15,328

17,797

19,728

1,882

2,469

1,931

1.3

1.5

1.0

6.6

6.6

6.9

7.1

 

Asian, 16 years and older

9,369

10,751

15,961

19,831

1,382

5,210

3,870

1.4

4.0

2.2

4.6

4.6

6.2

7.1

Men

4,479

5,112

7,471

9,268

633

2,359

1,797

1.3

3.9

2.2

2.2

2.2

2.9

3.3

Women

4,890

5,639

8,491

10,564

749

2,852

2,073

1.4

4.2

2.2

2.4

2.4

3.3

3.8

 

All other groups1

5,654

8,848

11,504

3,194

2,656

4.6

2.7

2.2

3.4

4.1

Men

2,760

4,310

5,645

1,550

1,335

4.6

2.7

1.1

1.7

2.0

Women

2,895

4,536

5,859

1,641

1,323

4.6

2.6

1.1

1.8

2.1

 

Hispanic origin, 16 years and older

21,070

32,141

42,734

54,292

11,072

10,593

11,558

4.3

2.9

2.4

10.3

13.7

16.6

19.4

Men

10,734

16,524

21,286

27,153

5,790

4,762

5,867

4.4

2.6

2.5

5.2

7.1

8.3

9.7

Women

10,336

15,616

21,446

27,139

5,281

5,830

5,693

4.2

3.2

2.4

5.0

6.7

8.3

9.7

 

Other than Hispanic origin, 16 years and older

184,150

201,647

215,057

225,162

17,497

13,410

10,105

0.9

0.6

0.5

89.7

86.3

83.4

80.6

Men

88,023

96,589

103,394

108,389

8,566

6,805

4,995

0.9

0.7

0.5

42.9

41.3

40.1

38.8

Women

96,127

105,059

111,665

116,773

8,932

6,606

5,108

0.9

0.6

0.4

46.8

44.9

43.3

41.8

 

White non-Hispanic, 16 years and older

151,406

159,674

162,232

163,429

8,268

2,558

1,197

0.5

0.2

0.1

73.8

68.3

62.9

58.5

Men

73,100

77,317

78,970

79,635

4,217

1,653

665

0.6

0.2

0.1

35.6

33.1

30.6

28.5

Women

78,305

82,357

83,262

83,794

4,052

905

532

0.5

0.1

0.1

38.2

35.2

32.3

30.0

Age of baby-boomers

34 to 52

44 to 62

54 to 72

64 to 82

Footnotes:
  1 The "all other groups" category includes (1) those classified as being of multiple racial origin and (2) the race categories of (2a) American Indian and Alaska Native and (2b) Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders.
Note: Dash indicates no data collected for category. Details may not sum to totals because of rounding.
Source: Employment Projections program, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

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