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Aging into the 21st Century

Table 4a - Projections of the Percentage Increase in Population, by Age, Race, and Hispanic Origin: 1995 to 2050 (Middle series of U.S. Bureau of the Census.)

AGE AND PERIOD

WHITE

BLACK

OTHER RACES1

HISPANIC ORIGIN2

ALL AGES

           

1995-2010

9.9

21.0

55.4

52.7

1995-2030

24.4

50.9

140.1

143.4

1995-2050

35.1

82.8

233.9

258.3

65+

 

 

 

 

1995-2010

14.5

26.2

103.0

89.2

1995-2030

95.5

154.6

380.1

417.1

1995-2050

114.3

216.9

656.7

815.0

75+

 

 

 

 

1995-2010

21.6

26.5

141.7

122.6

1995-2030

106.1

141.3

528.4

503.2

1995-2050

174.9

276.9

1064.4

1292.6

85+

     

 

 

1995-2010

54.4

44.0

219.2

163.4

1995-2030

121.5

132.0

840.4

654.2

1995-2050

366.8

468.0

2242.3

2377.1

SOURCE: U.S. Bureau of the Census (1996a).

1Other races category includes Asian and Pacific Islanders and American Indians, Eskimos, and Aleuts.

2Hispanics may be of any race.

Table compiled by the National Aging Information Center

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