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Older Population by Selected Age Groups (50+, etc.) (Percent Distribution by Age Group)

2000 Census Figures for the Older Population, for States (Data as of April 1, 2000)

Population for States by Age Group: April 1, 2000

(Percent Distribution)

    Selected Age Group
State All Ages 50+ 55+ 60+ 65+ 70+ 75+ 85+
United States Total (50 states + DC) 100.0% 27.3% 21.1% 16.3% 12.4% 9.0% 5.9% 1.5%
Alabama 100.0% 28.8% 22.4% 17.3% 13.0% 9.3% 5.9% 1.5%
Alaska 100.0% 19.4% 12.8% 8.5% 5.7% 3.7% 2.1% 0.4%
Arizona 100.0% 27.4% 21.6% 17.0% 13.0% 9.3% 5.9% 1.3%
Arkansas 100.0% 29.9% 23.6% 18.4% 14.0% 10.1% 6.6% 1.7%
California 100.0% 24.2% 18.3% 14.0% 10.6% 7.7% 5.0% 1.3%
Colorado 100.0% 24.1% 17.6% 13.0% 9.7% 6.9% 4.4% 1.1%
Connecticut 100.0% 29.6% 22.9% 17.7% 13.8% 10.4% 7.0% 1.9%
Delaware 100.0% 28.4% 22.1% 17.1% 13.0% 9.2% 5.8% 1.3%
District of Columbia 100.0% 27.2% 20.9% 16.1% 12.2% 9.0% 5.9% 1.6%
Florida 100.0% 33.5% 27.3% 22.2% 17.6% 13.0% 8.5% 2.1%
Georgia 100.0% 23.9% 17.7% 13.1% 9.6% 6.7% 4.3% 1.1%
Hawaii 100.0% 28.7% 22.1% 17.1% 13.3% 9.7% 6.2% 1.4%
Idaho 100.0% 25.6% 19.6% 14.9% 11.3% 8.2% 5.4% 1.4%
Illinois 100.0% 26.5% 20.5% 15.8% 12.1% 8.9% 5.9% 1.5%
Indiana 100.0% 27.3% 21.1% 16.3% 12.4% 9.0% 5.9% 1.5%
Iowa 100.0% 29.9% 23.7% 19.0% 14.9% 11.2% 7.7% 2.2%
Kansas 100.0% 27.4% 21.4% 16.9% 13.3% 9.9% 6.7% 1.9%
Kentucky 100.0% 28.2% 21.7% 16.6% 12.5% 8.9% 5.7% 1.4%
Louisiana 100.0% 26.1% 20.0% 15.4% 11.6% 8.3% 5.2% 1.3%
Maine 100.0% 31.2% 24.0% 18.7% 14.4% 10.5% 6.8% 1.8%
Maryland 100.0% 26.9% 20.2% 15.1% 11.3% 8.1% 5.2% 1.3%
Massachusetts 100.0% 28.6% 22.2% 17.3% 13.5% 10.1% 6.8% 1.8%
Michigan 100.0% 27.3% 20.9% 16.1% 12.3% 9.0% 5.8% 1.4%
Minnesota 100.0% 26.4% 20.3% 15.7% 12.1% 9.0% 6.1% 1.7%
Mississippi 100.0% 26.7% 20.7% 16.1% 12.1% 8.6% 5.5% 1.5%
Missouri 100.0% 28.8% 22.6% 17.6% 13.5% 9.8% 6.5% 1.8%
Montana 100.0% 29.7% 22.8% 17.6% 13.4% 9.8% 6.5% 1.7%
Nebraska 100.0% 27.9% 21.8% 17.3% 13.6% 10.1% 6.8% 2.0%
Nevada 100.0% 26.9% 20.5% 15.2% 11.0% 7.4% 4.4% 0.9%
New Hampshire 100.0% 24.2% 18.3% 14.0% 10.6% 8.6% 5.0% 1.3%
New Jersey 100.0% 28.7% 22.2% 17.2% 13.2% 9.7% 6.4% 1.6%
New Mexico 100.0% 26.7% 20.4% 15.6% 11.7% 8.2% 5.2% 1.3%
New York 100.0% 28.2% 21.8% 16.9% 12.9% 9.4% 6.2% 1.6%
North Carolina 100.0% 27.4% 21.0% 16.1% 12.0% 8.5% 5.4% 1.3%
North Dakota 100.0% 28.9% 23.0% 18.5% 14.7% 11.1% 7.6% 2.3%
Ohio 100.0% 28.6% 22.2% 17.3% 13.3% 9.7% 6.3% 1.6%
Oklahoma 100.0% 28.6% 22.4% 17.4% 13.2% 9.5% 6.2% 1.7%
Oregon 100.0% 28.6% 21.7% 16.6% 12.8% 9.5% 6.4% 1.7%
Pennsylvania 100.0% 31.3% 24.8% 19.8% 15.6% 11.7% 7.7% 1.9%
Rhode Island 100.0% 29.4% 23.0% 18.3% 14.5% 11.1% 7.5% 2.0%
South Carolina 100.0% 27.9% 21.4% 16.2% 12.1% 8.5% 5.4% 1.3%
South Dakota 100.0% 28.4% 22.6% 18.1% 14.3% 10.7% 7.3% 2.1%
Tennessee 100.0% 28.3% 21.7% 16.6% 12.4% 8.8% 5.6% 1.4%
Texas 100.0% 23.3% 17.6% 13.3% 9.9% 7.0% 4.5% 1.1%
Utah 100.0% 19.6% 14.9% 11.3% 8.5% 6.1% 4.0% 1.0%
Vermont 100.0% 29.3% 22.1% 16.7% 12.7% 9.3% 6.0% 1.6%
Virginia 100.0% 26.8% 20.1% 15.1% 11.2% 8.0% 5.1% 1.2%
Washington 100.0% 26.3% 19.7% 14.8% 11.2% 8.2% 5.5% 1.4%
West Virginia 100.0% 32.7% 25.5% 20.1% 15.3% 11.1% 7.1% 1.8%
Wisconsin 100.0% 27.9% 21.6% 16.9% 13.1% 9.7% 6.5% 1.8%
Wyoming 100.0% 27.5% 20.7% 15.7% 11.7% 8.3% 5.3% 1.4%
Puerto Rico 100.0% 26.4% 20.3% 15.4% 11.2% 7.6% 4.8% 1.3%

Source: Census 2000
See:  http://factfinder.census.gov  
Data Set: Census 2000 Summary File 1 (SF 1) 100-Percent Data
Table: PCT12. SEX BY AGE [209] - Universe: Total population
Table compiled by the U.S. Administration on Aging
File: stterr2000.xls:2000-50+%

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