Population of the United States, From 1980 to 2010

A chart listing the population of the United States from 1980 to 2010. This reference can be of use in a variety of social studies lessons.
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46,773995,546
Area 2010200019901980
50 states1308,745,538281,421,906248,709,873226,545,805
 48 coterminous1306,675,006279,583,437247,051,601225,179,263
 Alaska 710,231626,932550,043401,851
 Hawaii 1,360,3011,211,5371,108,229964,691
American Samoa 65,62857,29132,297
Guam 178,430154,805133,152105,979
Johnston Atoll (2)(2)(2)327
Midway (2)(2)(2)453
N. Mariana Is.388,66269,22143,345(4)
Puerto Rico 3,725,7893,808,6103,522,0373,196,520
Trust Ter. of Pac. Is. (7)(7)15,1226132,9295
Virgin Is. of U.S. 109,825108,612101,80996,569
Wake Island (2)(2)(2) 302
Population abroad 1,042,5238576,3678922,819
 Armed forces n.a.n.a.910,611 515,408
Total 313,956,395286,196,812253,451,585 231,106,727


NOTE: n.a. = not available.
1 Includes the District of Columbia.
2 No indigenous population.
3 The Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI) became part of the United States in 1986.
4 Included under the territory of the Pacific Islands.
5 Includes Northern Mariana Islands.
6 Palau only trust territory remaining.
7 Palau, the last remaining trust territory, became an independent country in 1994.
8 Includes overseas U.S. military and federal civilian employees and their dependents living with them.
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