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DC 2012 PSA Profile - Population
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PSA 302

  This PSA   All PSAs in D.C.
Average Low High
Total            
Population, 1980 12,103     11,399 31 21,190
Population, 1990 12,739     10,838 39 22,907
Population, 2000 12,457     10,215 40 22,579
Population, 2010 13,007     10,745 896 24,498
% change population, 1980 to 1990 5.3     -4.9 -33 24
% change population, 1990 to 2000 -2.2     -5.7 -29 44
% change population, 2000 to 2010 4.4     5.2 -18 2,155
Children            
% children, 1980 24     22 1.7 42
% children, 1990 24     19 1.4 37
% children, 2000 27     20 1.3 41
% children, 2010 17     17 1.6 34
% change child population, 1980 to 1990 2.6     -19 -87 16
% change child population, 1990 to 2000 9.9     -2.0 -36 291
% change child population, 2000 to 2010 -33     -12 -51 1,337
Seniors            
% seniors, 1980 13     12 2.0 25
% seniors, 1990 12     13 3.1 25
% seniors, 2000 8.6     12 4.6 27
% seniors, 2010 7.8     11 3.5 22
% change senior population, 1980 to 1990 -4.0     4.5 -35 139
% change senior population, 1990 to 2000 -30     -9.8 -48 42
% change senior population, 2000 to 2010 -5.0     -1.8 -46 358
Race/Ethnicity            
% black non-Hispanic, 1990 73     65 3.7 99
% black non-Hispanic, 2000 58     61 3.9 99
% black non-Hispanic, 2010 40     51 4.0 98
% white non-Hispanic, 1990 4.4     27 0.1 86
% white non-Hispanic, 2000 5.9     28 0.1 86
% white non-Hispanic, 2010 26     35 0.5 81
% Hispanic, 1990 21     5.2 0.1 26
% Hispanic, 2000 33     7.9 0.2 34
% Hispanic, 2010 30     9.1 1.1 33
% Asian/P.I. non-Hispanic, 1990 1.6     1.8 0.0 34
% Asian/P.I. non-Hispanic, 2000 3.1     3.0 0.0 39
% Asian/P.I. non-Hispanic, 2010 4.3     4.2 0.2 23
Foreign-Born            
% foreign born, 1980 8.7     6.4 0.8 37
% foreign born, 1990 25     9.7 0.6 34
% foreign born, 2000 34     13 0.5 42
% foreign born, 2010-14 27  3.3   14 1.5 34
Families            
% female-headed families with children, 1990 54     54 1.7 80
% female-headed families with children, 2000 52     52 8.8 77
% female-headed families with children, 2010-14 57  7.4   47 7.9 88
Low weight births            
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 1998 9.0     13 0.0 22
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 1999 12     13 0.0 23
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2000 9.8     12 5.5 22
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2001 9.1     12 3.0 22
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2002 11     12 2.6 20
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2003 6.6     11 0.0 19
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2004 11     11 3.2 23
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2005 10     11 0.8 19
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2006 9.7     11 1.1 20
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2007 7.6     11 0.0 18
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2008 8.4     10 4.1 19
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2009 7.4     10 2.7 21
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2010 9.6     9.9 2.9 17
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2011 9.6     10 4.4 18
Births to teen mothers            
% births to teen mothers, 1998 15     15 0.0 30
% births to teen mothers, 1999 17     15 0.0 30
% births to teen mothers, 2000 9.8     14 0.0 28
% births to teen mothers, 2001 15     13 0.0 27
% births to teen mothers, 2002 14     13 0.0 25
% births to teen mothers, 2003 14     11 0.0 23
% births to teen mothers, 2004 13     11 0.0 26
% births to teen mothers, 2005 16     11 0.0 26
% births to teen mothers, 2006 14     12 0.0 27
% births to teen mothers, 2007 16     12 0.0 25
% births to teen mothers, 2008 14     12 0.0 33
% births to teen mothers, 2009 9.5     12 0.0 34
% births to teen mothers, 2010 10.0     11 0.0 23
% births to teen mothers, 2011 10.0     9.8 0.0 24

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i = Insufficient data; s = Suppressed proprietary or confidential data.
 
Prepared by NeighborhoodInfo DC (revised July 6, 2016).
 
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