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DC 2012 PSA Profile - Population
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PSA 308

  This PSA   All PSAs in D.C.
Average Low High
Total            
Population, 1980 6,855     11,399 31 21,190
Population, 1990 6,701     10,838 39 22,907
Population, 2000 6,459     10,215 40 22,579
Population, 2010 6,523     10,745 896 24,498
% change population, 1980 to 1990 -2.2     -4.9 -33 24
% change population, 1990 to 2000 -3.6     -5.7 -29 44
% change population, 2000 to 2010 1.0     5.2 -18 2,155
Children            
% children, 1980 29     22 1.7 42
% children, 1990 24     19 1.4 37
% children, 2000 24     20 1.3 41
% children, 2010 17     17 1.6 34
% change child population, 1980 to 1990 -18     -19 -87 16
% change child population, 1990 to 2000 -5.9     -2.0 -36 291
% change child population, 2000 to 2010 -27     -12 -51 1,337
Seniors            
% seniors, 1980 12     12 2.0 25
% seniors, 1990 12     13 3.1 25
% seniors, 2000 11     12 4.6 27
% seniors, 2010 10.0     11 3.5 22
% change senior population, 1980 to 1990 -3.8     4.5 -35 139
% change senior population, 1990 to 2000 -12     -9.8 -48 42
% change senior population, 2000 to 2010 -5.1     -1.8 -46 358
Race/Ethnicity            
% black non-Hispanic, 1990 86     65 3.7 99
% black non-Hispanic, 2000 76     61 3.9 99
% black non-Hispanic, 2010 57     51 4.0 98
% white non-Hispanic, 1990 7.1     27 0.1 86
% white non-Hispanic, 2000 8.2     28 0.1 86
% white non-Hispanic, 2010 26     35 0.5 81
% Hispanic, 1990 4.4     5.2 0.1 26
% Hispanic, 2000 8.6     7.9 0.2 34
% Hispanic, 2010 7.8     9.1 1.1 33
% Asian/P.I. non-Hispanic, 1990 2.5     1.8 0.0 34
% Asian/P.I. non-Hispanic, 2000 7.2     3.0 0.0 39
% Asian/P.I. non-Hispanic, 2010 9.0     4.2 0.2 23
Foreign-Born            
% foreign born, 1980 1.9     6.4 0.8 37
% foreign born, 1990 8.3     9.7 0.6 34
% foreign born, 2000 16     13 0.5 42
% foreign born, 2011-15 17  4.0   14 1.3 34
Families            
% female-headed families with children, 1990 67     54 1.7 80
% female-headed families with children, 2000 60     52 8.8 77
% female-headed families with children, 2011-15 38  11   46 8.0 91
Low weight births            
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 1998 12     13 0.0 22
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 1999 9.1     13 0.0 23
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2000 14     12 5.5 22
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2001 9.2     12 3.0 22
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2002 13     12 2.6 20
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2003 7.6     11 0.0 19
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2004 12     11 3.2 23
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2005 12     11 0.8 19
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2006 14     11 1.1 20
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2007 11     11 0.0 18
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2008 12     10 4.1 19
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2009 6.2     10 2.7 21
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2010 9.5     9.9 2.9 17
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2011 7.2     10 4.4 18
Births to teen mothers            
% births to teen mothers, 1998 18     15 0.0 30
% births to teen mothers, 1999 14     15 0.0 30
% births to teen mothers, 2000 19     14 0.0 28
% births to teen mothers, 2001 12     13 0.0 27
% births to teen mothers, 2002 12     13 0.0 25
% births to teen mothers, 2003 9.9     11 0.0 23
% births to teen mothers, 2004 7.5     11 0.0 26
% births to teen mothers, 2005 10     11 0.0 26
% births to teen mothers, 2006 10     12 0.0 27
% births to teen mothers, 2007 11     12 0.0 25
% births to teen mothers, 2008 12     12 0.0 33
% births to teen mothers, 2009 11     12 0.0 34
% births to teen mothers, 2010 9.6     11 0.0 23
% births to teen mothers, 2011 5.1     9.8 0.0 24

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Prepared by NeighborhoodInfo DC (revised August 16, 2017).
 
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