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APPENDIX II—POPULATION STATISTICS

TABLE 1.-Population of the United States including Armed Forces overseas by age

group

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1940. 1949. 1950. 1951. 1952 1953. 1954. 1955. 1956. 1957 1959 1959. 196).

132. 1 149. 2 151. 7 154. 4 157.0 159.6 162.4 165. 3 168.2 171. 2 174. 1 177.1 180.5

10.6 15. 6 16. 3 17. 2 17.2 17.5 17.8 18.3 18. 7 19. 1 19. 5 19.8 20.9

34. 7 34. 6 35. 1 35. 7 37.4 38.8 40.3 41.7 43. 2 48.8 46. 4 48.0 50.0

51. 6 56. 6 57. 1 57. 5 57.7 57.7 57.7 57.8 57.8 57.8 57.9 58.0 59. 3

26. 2 30.4 30.8 31. 3 31.8 32. 3 32.9 33. 5 34. 0 34. 7 35. 2 35. 8 36. 5

9.0 11.9 12. 3 12. 6 13.0 13. 3 13.7 14. 1 14. 4 14.8 15. 0 15.4 15.7

8.0 10.5 10.8 11.1 11. 0 11.0 11.0 11.1 11.1 11. 2 11. 2 11.2 11.1

26. 3 23. 2 23. 2 23. 1 21.0 24. 3 24.8 25. 2 25.7 26. 2 26.7 27.1 27.7

39.0 38.0 37.7 37.2 36. 36. 2 35. 5 35.0 34. 4 33. 8 33. 3 32.8 32.3

19.9 20.4 20.3 20.3 20.3 20.2 20.3 20.3 20.2 20.7 20.2 20.3 20.2

6.8 8.0 8.1 8. 2 8.3 8. 3 8.4 8.5 8.6 8.5 8.6 8.7 8.7

132.0 148. 7 151.2 153.4 155. 8 158. 3 161.2 161.3 167.3 170.3 173. 2 176. 4 179.9

131, 7 147.6 150. 2 151. 1 153.4 156.0 159. 1 162.3 165.3 168.4 171.4 174. 6 178.0

Data from: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census; Current Population Reports, Series P-25 and unpublished quarterly age distributions.

1 Annual data are estimates as of July 1. ? Distributions by age groups include Alaska beginning with July 1959 and Hawaii beginning with January 1960.

3 Beginning with Feb. 1, 1959, population totals include Alaska, which became a State on Jan. 3, 1959, and had a population of 153,000 at that time. Beginning with Sept. 1, 1959, totals also include Hawaii. which then had a population of 603,000. Source: U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Indicators, December 1960.

TABLE 2-lembar para pormans 05 and over and percentage of total Stete population for selected years, 1890-1967, by State

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8.4
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7. 3
10.2
7.1
8.7
9. 2
9. 2
11.4
10.9
9.0
6.8
11.2

6.8
10.6

7.5
10.0

8.1
11.0

9.4
10.7

5.5
11.3
8.7
5.7
9.4
6.5
8.2
8.8
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Pennsylvania..
Rhode Island..
South Carolina.
South Dakota.
Tennessee
Texas.
Utah..
Vermont.
Virginia..
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming-
District of Columbia.

223, 788
17, 397
34, 282

7, 846
54, 672
47, 229

6, 965
28, 422
64, 669

5,795
26, 285
82, 335

648
8, 579

4.3
5.0
2.9
2.4
3.1
2. 2
3.3
8.6
3.9
1.7
3.4
4.8
1.1
3.7

394, 303
30, 190
53, 375
25, 536
101, 189
163, 046
15, 883
29, 694
100, 008
60, 211
56, 140
140, 406

4,989
20, 635

4.5
5.0
3.1
4.0
4. 4
3.5
3.6
8.5
4.3
4.4
3.8
5.4
2.5
4.8

508, 278
39, 953
57, 164
36, 915
119, 045
232, 459
22, 665
31, 253
116, 678
101, 503

73, 043
192, 059

8, 707
27, 253

United States.

2, 417, 288

3.8 | 4,933, 215

4.7 6,633, 805

Source: U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Census of Population: 1950, vol. II—"Characteristics of the Population," pts. 2-50. Bureau of the Census, Current Population

Reports, Population Estimates, Series P-25, No. 214, Mar. 24, 1960.

TABLE 3.-Marital status by age and sex, for the United States, civilian population, March 1960, ond for conterminous United States, civilian

population (Numbers in thousands. In this report, the “civilian population” includes about 1,117,000 members of the Armed Forces in 1960 living off post or with their families on post but

excludes all other members of the Armed Forces. In reports in series P-25, the civilian population excludes all members of the Armed Forces. Percent not shown where less than 0.1)

2, 280

177

Single
Married..

Wife present
Wife absent.

Separated.

Other
Widowed..
Divorced.

15, 274
41, 781
40, 205
1, 576

903

7, 573

223
200
23

6
17

5, 616

33
26
7
3
4

1, 957

190
174
16

3
13

2, 713
2, 226
2, 134

92
66
26

1, 220 4,013 3, 882

131
83
48

4
72

724 4, 950 4, 793 157 93 64 17 106

1, 076
10, 300
9, 920

380
221
159

78 245

880
8, 783
8, 434

349
208
141
221
285

590
6, 169
5, 912

257
136
121
462
260

321 3, 769 3, 641 128 64 64 609 79

1, 348 1, 289

59
26
33
721
34

673

2,112 1, 106

3

3

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14 to 19 years

Year, marital status, and sex

Total,
14 years
and over

20 to 24
years

25 to 29 years

30 to 34 years

35 to 44 years

45 to 54 years

55 to 64 years

65 to 74 years

75 and over

Total

14 to 17

18 and 19

1960

MALE

Total

60, 273

7, 799

5, 649

2, 150

4, 961

5, 309

5, 797

11, 699

10, 169

7, 481

4, 778

Percent.

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

Single
Married

Wife present
Wife absent.

Separated.

Other
Widowed.
Divorced..

25.3
69.3
66.7
2. 6
1.5
1.1
3.5
1.8

97.1
2.9
2.6
.3
1
2

99.4

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.5
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.1

FEMALE

Total,

64, 607

7, 903

5, 489

2, 414

5, 591

5, 518

6, 065

12, 252

10, 622

8, 073

5, 529

Single
Married.

Husband present-
Husband absent

Ilusband in Armed Forces.
Separated.

Other
Widowed.

12, 252
42, 583
40, 205
2, 378

219
1, 304

855 8, 064

6, 951

924
826
98
33
29
36
4

5, 239

245
221
24
10
7

1, 615
3, 870
3, 575
295

73
143
79
15

524
4, 816
4, 507
309

45
163
101
38

37

420
5, 386
5, 102
284

19
170
95
71

720
10, 703
10, 132

571

39
310
222
386

769
8, 385
7, 955
430

5
267

158
1, 036

527
5, 312
5, 075
237

3
148

86 1, 975

462
2. 520
2, 403
117

2
56

59
2, 453

18

19 2,086

2

24

3

21

91

140

188

443

432

37

259

94

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

100.0

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Source: U.S. Bureau of the Census, "Current Population Reports; Population Characteristics," Series P-20, No. 105.

Table 4.—Characteristics of households, by type, for the United States, by age, total and nonfarm: March 1960

[Numbers in thousands]

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Divorced.

1, 708

Percent

100.0

100.0

1. 2

Single
Married.

Husband present.
Husband absent.

Husband in Armed Forces.
Separated..

Other.
Widowed.
Divorced.

19.0
65. 9
62.2
3.7
0.3
2.0
1.3
12. 5
2.6

Percent distribution

Subject

Hus-
band-

wife
house-
holds

All
house-
holds

Other
house-
holds
with
male
head

House-
holds
with
female
head

All
house-
holds

Hus-
band-

wife
house-
holds

Hus-
band-

wife
house,
holds

Other
house-
holds
with
male
head

House-
holds
with
female
head

House-
holds
with
female
head

All
house-
holds

Other
house-
holds
with
male
head

AGE OF HEAD

All households.

52, 610

Under 25 years old.
25 to 29 years old.
30 to 34 years old
35 to 44 years old.
45 to 54 years old.
55 to 64 years old
65 to 74 years old.
75 years and over.

2, 550
4, 302
5, 388
11, 572
10, 839
8, 568
6,357
3,034

2,085
3, 746
4, 699
9, 774
8, 308
5, 839
3, 571
1, 238

157
189
214
530
720
749
750
502

308
367

475
1, 268
1, 811
1, 980
2, 036
1, 294

4. 8
8.2
10.2
22.0
20.6
16.3
12. 1
5.8

5. 3
9.5
12.0
24.8
21.2
14.9
9.1
3. 2

4, 1
5.0
5.6
13.9
18.9
19.6
19.7
13. 2

3.2
3.8
5.0
13.3
19.0
20.8
21.3
13.6

2, 424
4,055
5, 113
10, 738
9, 847
7, 767
5, 815
2, 775

1, 965
3, 518
4, 433
9, 006
7, 430
5, 175
3,162
1, 107

155
179
210
499
663
672
695
438

years.

47. 3

Median age

57.6

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Source: U.S. Bureau of the Census, “Current Population Reports: Population Characteristics,” Series P-20, No. 106.

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