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Population: Black
All Ages, Both Sexes
2015-2019 American Community Survey 5-Year Data
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People (Black)
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Rank within US
(of 52 states)
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United States 12.7 41,234,642 N/A
District of Columbia 46.3 320,811 1
Mississippi 37.7 1,125,623 2
Louisiana 32.2 1,502,963 3
Georgia 31.6 3,289,020 4
Maryland 29.9 1,799,094 5
South Carolina 26.8 1,344,139 6
Alabama 26.6 1,299,048 7
Delaware 22.2 212,302 8
North Carolina 21.4 2,200,761 9
Virginia 19.2 1,621,592 10
Tennessee 16.8 1,124,473 11
Florida 16.1 3,359,031 12
New York 15.7 3,065,471 13
Arkansas 15.3 459,542 14
Illinois 14.2 1,813,590 15
Michigan 13.8 1,374,314 16
New Jersey 13.5 1,194,882 17
Ohio 12.4 1,446,193 18
Texas 12.1 3,428,211 19
Puerto Rico 11.7 386,676 20
Missouri 11.5 701,334 21
Pennsylvania 11.2 1,430,664 22
Connecticut 10.7 383,416 23
Indiana 9.4 626,587 24
Nevada 9.1 271,005 25
Kentucky 8.1 358,928 26
Massachusetts 7.6 522,357 27
Oklahoma 7.3 286,356 28
Rhode Island 6.8 71,561 29
Wisconsin 6.4 371,200 30
Minnesota 6.4 356,515 31
Kansas 5.9 170,291 32
California 5.8 2,274,108 33
Nebraska 4.8 92,406 34
Arizona 4.5 317,462 35
Colorado 4.2 233,647 36
Washington 3.8 281,683 37
Iowa 3.7 116,359 38
West Virginia 3.7 66,990 39
Alaska 3.3 24,205 40
North Dakota 2.9 21,985 41
New Mexico 2.1 44,120 42
South Dakota 2.0 17,531 43
Oregon 1.9 78,679 44
Hawaii 1.8 26,025 45
New Hampshire 1.6 21,546 46
Maine 1.4 18,468 47
Vermont 1.4 8,502 48
Utah 1.2 36,849 49
Wyoming 1.0 5,582 50
Idaho 0.7 11,918 51
Montana 0.5 5,303 52
Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 06/25/2022 12:15 pm.
Source: Demographic data provided by the Census Bureau and the American Community Survey.
For more information about Population: Black, 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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