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DC 2012 PSA Profile - Population
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PSA 608

  This PSA   All PSAs in D.C.
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Total            
Population, 1980 11,562     11,399 31 21,190
Population, 1990 9,578     10,838 39 22,907
Population, 2000 8,374     10,215 40 22,579
Population, 2010 8,297     10,745 896 24,498
% change population, 1980 to 1990 -17     -4.9 -33 24
% change population, 1990 to 2000 -13     -5.7 -29 44
% change population, 2000 to 2010 -0.9     5.2 -18 2,155
Children            
% children, 1980 34     22 1.7 42
% children, 1990 28     19 1.4 37
% children, 2000 31     20 1.3 41
% children, 2010 27     17 1.6 34
% change child population, 1980 to 1990 -31     -19 -87 16
% change child population, 1990 to 2000 -3.3     -2.0 -36 291
% change child population, 2000 to 2010 -13     -12 -51 1,337
Seniors            
% seniors, 1980 7.9     12 2.0 25
% seniors, 1990 12     13 3.1 25
% seniors, 2000 12     12 4.6 27
% seniors, 2010 13     11 3.5 22
% change senior population, 1980 to 1990 25     4.5 -35 139
% change senior population, 1990 to 2000 -11     -9.8 -48 42
% change senior population, 2000 to 2010 6.8     -1.8 -46 358
Race/Ethnicity            
% black non-Hispanic, 1990 99     65 3.7 99
% black non-Hispanic, 2000 98     61 3.9 99
% black non-Hispanic, 2010 96     51 4.0 98
% white non-Hispanic, 1990 0.3     27 0.1 86
% white non-Hispanic, 2000 0.9     28 0.1 86
% white non-Hispanic, 2010 0.7     35 0.5 81
% Hispanic, 1990 0.6     5.2 0.1 26
% Hispanic, 2000 0.7     7.9 0.2 34
% Hispanic, 2010 2.2     9.1 1.1 33
% Asian/P.I. non-Hispanic, 1990 0.0     1.8 0.0 34
% Asian/P.I. non-Hispanic, 2000 0.0     3.0 0.0 39
% Asian/P.I. non-Hispanic, 2010 0.3     4.2 0.2 23
Foreign-Born            
% foreign born, 1980 1.0     6.4 0.8 37
% foreign born, 1990 1.1     9.7 0.6 34
% foreign born, 2000 0.7     13 0.5 42
% foreign born, 2011-15 9.4  4.9   14 1.3 34
Families            
% female-headed families with children, 1990 64     54 1.7 80
% female-headed families with children, 2000 72     52 8.8 77
% female-headed families with children, 2011-15 73  7.7   46 8.0 91
Low weight births            
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 1998 19     13 0.0 22
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 1999 16     13 0.0 23
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2000 8.5     12 5.5 22
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2001 17     12 3.0 22
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2002 16     12 2.6 20
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2003 17     11 0.0 19
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2004 20     11 3.2 23
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2005 15     11 0.8 19
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2006 12     11 1.1 20
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2007 17     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 12     10 2.7 21
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2010 13     9.9 2.9 17
% low weight births (under 5.5 lbs), 2011 14     10 4.4 18
Births to teen mothers            
% births to teen mothers, 1998 22     15 0.0 30
% births to teen mothers, 1999 22     15 0.0 30
% births to teen mothers, 2000 22     14 0.0 28
% births to teen mothers, 2001 22     13 0.0 27
% births to teen mothers, 2002 19     13 0.0 25
% births to teen mothers, 2003 19     11 0.0 23
% births to teen mothers, 2004 14     11 0.0 26
% births to teen mothers, 2005 26     11 0.0 26
% births to teen mothers, 2006 23     12 0.0 27
% births to teen mothers, 2007 23     12 0.0 25
% births to teen mothers, 2008 18     12 0.0 33
% births to teen mothers, 2009 34     12 0.0 34
% births to teen mothers, 2010 23     11 0.0 23
% births to teen mothers, 2011 24     9.8 0.0 24

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