US POPULATION STRUCTURE AND GROWTH RATES OF COMPONENTS
1/30/2005
A B C D E F G H I
Births to Births to
Estimated Estimated Unmarried Unmarried
Population Population Growth Growth T2 POP Women Women
Single Group and One Race 7/1/2000 7/1/2003 Rate/yr %/yr yrs. % # in 2002 % in 2002
White 195,756,664 197,326,272 1.0027 0.27 260 67.85 528,535 23.0
Hispanic or Latino 35,153,358 39,338,340 1.0382 3.82 18 13.53 381,466 43.5
Black or African American 34,409,779 35,593,148 1.0113 1.13 61 12.24 395,538 68.4
Asian 10,457,278 11,673,494 1.0374 3.74 19 4.01
American Indian or Alaskan Native 2,103,706 2,180,318 1.0120 1.20 58 0.75
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 368,866 390,630 1.0193 1.93 36 0.13
Subtotal Population 278,249,651 286,502,202 1.0098 0.98 71 98.52
Ambiguous 3,928,103 4,307,575 1.0312 3.12 23 1.48
Total Population 282,177,754 290,809,777 1.0101 1.01 69 100.00 1,365,966 34.0
Notes:
1. All Hispanics and Latinos are included in that single category.  Mixed groups are pooled under "Ambiguous."
2. Columns B through G are from US Census Bureau data online as of 1/27/05 which include immigrants.
3. Columns H and I are from CDC, National Center for Health Statistics, National Vital Statistics Reports, Vol. 52, 
      No. 10, 12/17/03, Table 19 online as of 1/28/05.
4. T2 = population doubling time in years, log(2)/log(growth rate).