United States - Population

Population, total

The value for Population, total in United States was 323,127,500 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 56 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 323,127,500 in 2016 and a minimum value of 180,671,000 in 1960.

Definition: Total population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all residents regardless of legal status or citizenship. The values shown are midyear estimates.

Source: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (3) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (4) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vita

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Year Value
1960 180,671,000
1961 183,691,000
1962 186,538,000
1963 189,242,000
1964 191,889,000
1965 194,303,000
1966 196,560,000
1967 198,712,000
1968 200,706,000
1969 202,677,000
1970 205,052,000
1971 207,661,000
1972 209,896,000
1973 211,909,000
1974 213,854,000
1975 215,973,000
1976 218,035,000
1977 220,239,000
1978 222,585,000
1979 225,055,000
1980 227,225,000
1981 229,466,000
1982 231,664,000
1983 233,792,000
1984 235,825,000
1985 237,924,000
1986 240,133,000
1987 242,289,000
1988 244,499,000
1989 246,819,000
1990 249,623,000
1991 252,981,000
1992 256,514,000
1993 259,919,000
1994 263,126,000
1995 266,278,000
1996 269,394,000
1997 272,657,000
1998 275,854,000
1999 279,040,000
2000 282,162,400
2001 284,969,000
2002 287,625,200
2003 290,107,900
2004 292,805,300
2005 295,516,600
2006 298,379,900
2007 301,231,200
2008 304,094,000
2009 306,771,500
2010 309,348,200
2011 311,663,400
2012 313,998,400
2013 316,204,900
2014 318,563,500
2015 320,896,600
2016 323,127,500

Population, female

The value for Population, female in United States was 163,233,100 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 56 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 163,233,100 in 2016 and a minimum value of 91,167,690 in 1960.

Definition: Female population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all female residents regardless of legal status or citizenship.

Source: World Bank staff estimates using the World Bank's total population and age/sex distributions of the United Nations Population Division's World Population Prospects.

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Year Value
1960 91,167,690
1961 92,724,780
1962 94,190,780
1963 95,586,520
1964 96,963,100
1965 98,236,550
1966 99,448,850
1967 100,623,400
1968 101,724,100
1969 102,805,800
1970 104,076,100
1971 105,444,000
1972 106,604,300
1973 107,643,900
1974 108,655,500
1975 109,771,900
1976 110,880,500
1977 112,077,300
1978 113,350,800
1979 114,675,200
1980 115,822,900
1981 116,977,200
1982 118,084,800
1983 119,144,200
1984 120,160,700
1985 121,228,200
1986 122,374,300
1987 123,510,000
1988 124,677,100
1989 125,885,900
1990 127,314,100
1991 128,993,500
1992 130,735,400
1993 132,392,800
1994 133,942,100
1995 135,465,200
1996 136,974,500
1997 138,561,200
1998 140,117,200
1999 141,669,500
2000 143,190,500
2001 144,552,300
2002 145,840,200
2003 147,043,900
2004 148,362,000
2005 149,693,600
2006 151,110,000
2007 152,526,900
2008 153,952,200
2009 155,280,800
2010 156,551,400
2011 157,681,200
2012 158,813,900
2013 159,877,300
2014 161,017,900
2015 162,149,200
2016 163,233,100

Population, female (% of total)

Population, female (% of total) in United States was 50.52 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 56 years was 51.00 in 1989, while its lowest value was 50.46 in 1960.

Definition: Female population is the percentage of the population that is female. Population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all residents regardless of legal status or citizenship.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based on age/sex distributions of United Nations Population Division's World Population Prospects.

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Year Value
1960 50.46
1961 50.48
1962 50.49
1963 50.51
1964 50.53
1965 50.56
1966 50.59
1967 50.64
1968 50.68
1969 50.72
1970 50.76
1971 50.78
1972 50.79
1973 50.80
1974 50.81
1975 50.83
1976 50.85
1977 50.89
1978 50.92
1979 50.95
1980 50.97
1981 50.98
1982 50.97
1983 50.96
1984 50.95
1985 50.95
1986 50.96
1987 50.98
1988 50.99
1989 51.00
1990 51.00
1991 50.99
1992 50.97
1993 50.94
1994 50.90
1995 50.87
1996 50.85
1997 50.82
1998 50.79
1999 50.77
2000 50.75
2001 50.73
2002 50.70
2003 50.69
2004 50.67
2005 50.65
2006 50.64
2007 50.63
2008 50.63
2009 50.62
2010 50.61
2011 50.59
2012 50.58
2013 50.56
2014 50.55
2015 50.53
2016 50.52

Population, male

The value for Population, male in United States was 159,894,400 as of 2016. As the graph below shows, over the past 56 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 159,894,400 in 2016 and a minimum value of 89,503,310 in 1960.

Definition: Male population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all male residents regardless of legal status or citizenship.

Source: World Bank staff estimates using the World Bank's total population and age/sex distributions of the United Nations Population Division's World Population Prospects.

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Year Value
1960 89,503,310
1961 90,966,220
1962 92,347,220
1963 93,655,480
1964 94,925,900
1965 96,066,450
1966 97,111,150
1967 98,088,580
1968 98,981,930
1969 99,871,190
1970 100,975,900
1971 102,217,000
1972 103,291,700
1973 104,265,100
1974 105,198,500
1975 106,201,100
1976 107,154,500
1977 108,161,700
1978 109,234,200
1979 110,379,800
1980 111,402,100
1981 112,488,800
1982 113,579,200
1983 114,647,800
1984 115,664,300
1985 116,695,800
1986 117,758,700
1987 118,779,000
1988 119,821,900
1989 120,933,100
1990 122,308,900
1991 123,987,500
1992 125,778,600
1993 127,526,200
1994 129,183,900
1995 130,812,700
1996 132,419,500
1997 134,095,800
1998 135,736,800
1999 137,370,500
2000 138,972,000
2001 140,416,600
2002 141,785,000
2003 143,064,000
2004 144,443,300
2005 145,823,000
2006 147,269,900
2007 148,704,300
2008 150,141,700
2009 151,490,700
2010 152,796,800
2011 153,982,200
2012 155,184,500
2013 156,327,600
2014 157,545,500
2015 158,747,500
2016 159,894,400

Population, male (% of total)

Population, male (% of total) in United States was 49.48 as of 2016. Its highest value over the past 56 years was 49.54 in 1960, while its lowest value was 49.00 in 1989.

Definition: Male population is the percentage of the population that is male. Population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all residents regardless of legal status or citizenship.

Source: World Bank staff estimates based on age/sex distributions of United Nations Population Division's World Population Prospects.

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Year Value
1960 49.54
1961 49.52
1962 49.51
1963 49.49
1964 49.47
1965 49.44
1966 49.41
1967 49.36
1968 49.32
1969 49.28
1970 49.24
1971 49.22
1972 49.21
1973 49.20
1974 49.19
1975 49.17
1976 49.15
1977 49.11
1978 49.08
1979 49.05
1980 49.03
1981 49.02
1982 49.03
1983 49.04
1984 49.05
1985 49.05
1986 49.04
1987 49.02
1988 49.01
1989 49.00
1990 49.00
1991 49.01
1992 49.03
1993 49.06
1994 49.10
1995 49.13
1996 49.15
1997 49.18
1998 49.21
1999 49.23
2000 49.25
2001 49.27
2002 49.30
2003 49.31
2004 49.33
2005 49.35
2006 49.36
2007 49.37
2008 49.37
2009 49.38
2010 49.39
2011 49.41
2012 49.42
2013 49.44
2014 49.45
2015 49.47
2016 49.48

Classification

Topic: Health Indicators

Sub-Topic: Population