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Population: Age under 18
All Races (includes Hispanic), Both Sexes
2015-2019 American Community Survey 5-Year Data
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Rank within US
(of 52 states)
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United States 22.6 73,429,392 N/A
Utah 29.8 923,583 1
Texas 26.0 7,338,445 2
Idaho 25.7 441,147 3
Alaska 25.0 184,394 4
Nebraska 24.8 474,107 5
South Dakota 24.6 214,108 6
Kansas 24.4 711,070 7
Oklahoma 24.3 956,964 8
Georgia 24.1 2,505,240 9
Mississippi 23.9 713,493 10
Louisiana 23.7 1,103,350 11
Indiana 23.6 1,572,491 12
Arkansas 23.5 704,268 13
Wyoming 23.5 136,371 14
New Mexico 23.3 488,476 15
Minnesota 23.3 1,295,848 16
North Dakota 23.2 175,744 17
Iowa 23.2 728,737 18
Arizona 23.2 1,635,344 19
California 23.0 9,022,146 20
Nevada 22.9 681,042 21
Kentucky 22.7 1,009,306 22
Illinois 22.6 2,891,526 23
Missouri 22.6 1,381,612 24
Alabama 22.5 1,096,376 25
Colorado 22.5 1,261,005 26
Tennessee 22.4 1,504,920 27
North Carolina 22.4 2,296,614 28
Ohio 22.4 2,605,010 29
Maryland 22.3 1,341,682 30
Washington 22.2 1,643,546 31
Wisconsin 22.1 1,280,903 32
New Jersey 22.1 1,961,521 33
Virginia 22.1 1,865,699 34
South Carolina 22.0 1,102,502 35
Michigan 21.9 2,177,878 36
Montana 21.7 228,386 37
Hawaii 21.4 304,638 38
Delaware 21.3 203,684 39
Oregon 21.0 867,943 40
New York 21.0 4,108,499 41
Pennsylvania 20.8 2,662,391 42
Connecticut 20.8 743,833 43
West Virginia 20.3 369,438 44
Massachusetts 20.0 1,371,260 45
Florida 20.0 4,182,462 46
Rhode Island 19.6 207,344 47
Puerto Rico 19.5 648,346 48
New Hampshire 19.3 259,964 49
Maine 18.9 252,498 50
Vermont 18.7 116,654 51
District of Columbia 17.9 123,930 52
Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 09/20/2021 3:50 pm.
Source: Demographic data provided by the Census Bureau and the American Community Survey.
For more information about Population: Age under 18, see the dictionary.
Health Service Areas are a single county or cluster of contiguous counties which are relatively self-contained with respect to hospital care. For more detailed information, please see Health Service Area information page. Puerto Rico is being treated as a Health Service Area for this data presentation.
Data for United States does not include Puerto Rico.

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