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Demographic Data Report by State
Population: Sex - Female
All Ages, All Races (includes Hispanic), Both Sexes
2015-2019 American Community Survey 5-Year Data
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Value (Percent)
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People (Female)
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Rank within US
(of 52 states)
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United States 50.8 164,810,876 N/A
District of Columbia 52.6 364,039 52
Puerto Rico 52.4 1,740,129 51
Delaware 51.6 494,358 50
Alabama 51.6 2,516,895 49
Maryland 51.5 3,101,235 48
South Carolina 51.5 2,585,334 47
Mississippi 51.5 1,536,545 46
Massachusetts 51.5 3,526,346 45
New York 51.5 10,071,318 44
Rhode Island 51.4 543,439 43
Georgia 51.3 5,341,751 42
North Carolina 51.3 5,268,238 41
Tennessee 51.2 3,436,078 40
Connecticut 51.2 1,830,829 39
New Jersey 51.2 4,543,471 38
Louisiana 51.1 2,385,376 37
Florida 51.1 10,680,823 36
Maine 51.0 681,550 35
Pennsylvania 51.0 6,526,417 34
Ohio 51.0 5,943,632 33
Arkansas 50.9 1,527,610 32
Missouri 50.9 3,109,185 31
Illinois 50.9 6,498,459 30
Virginia 50.8 4,295,290 29
Michigan 50.8 5,060,025 28
Kentucky 50.8 2,258,130 27
Indiana 50.7 3,380,857 26
Vermont 50.7 316,216 25
West Virginia 50.6 918,727 24
New Mexico 50.5 1,056,264 23
New Hampshire 50.5 680,435 22
Oklahoma 50.4 1,983,342 21
Oregon 50.4 2,082,465 20
Iowa 50.4 1,580,972 19
Texas 50.3 14,226,847 18
California 50.3 19,757,199 17
Arizona 50.3 3,545,790 16
Wisconsin 50.3 2,910,822 15
Minnesota 50.2 2,792,505 14
Kansas 50.2 1,459,955 13
Nebraska 50.1 959,621 12
Washington 50.0 3,700,806 11
Idaho 49.9 856,725 10
Hawaii 49.8 708,834 9
Nevada 49.8 1,481,088 8
Montana 49.7 522,076 7
Colorado 49.7 2,787,148 6
Utah 49.7 1,537,980 5
South Dakota 49.6 431,692 4
Wyoming 49.0 284,822 3
North Dakota 48.8 369,162 2
Alaska 47.8 352,153 1
Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 09/21/2021 5:04 am.
Source: Demographic data provided by the Census Bureau and the American Community Survey.
For more information about Population: Sex - Female, 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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