Arkansas

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State of Arkansas - Population data

Resident total population estimate (July 1) 2006 = 2,810,872

Resident population (April 1) 2000 (complete count) = 2,673,400

Resident total population estimate, net change - April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 = 137,474 abitanti

Resident total population estimate, percent change - April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 = 5.1%

State of Arkansas - Miscellanea

Civilian noninstitutionalized population, 5 years and over, with a disability 2000 (sample) = 576,471

Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2000 = 21

State of Arkansas - Population data by age

Resident population under 5 years of age (July 1) 2006 = 192,891

Resident population under 5 years of age, percent (July 1) 2006

Arkansas 6.9%

USA 6.8%

Resident population under 18 years of age (July 1) 2006 = 691,186

Resident population under 18 years of age, percent (July 1) 2006 = 691,186

Arkansas 24.6%

USA 24.6%

Resident Population 65 years and over (July 1) 2006 = 390,421

Resident population 65 years and over, percent (July 1) 2006

Arkansas 13.9%

USA 12.4%

State of Arkansas - Housing data

Housing unit estimates as of July 1, 2006 = 1,273,615

Housing unit estimates - net change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006 = 100,573

Housing unit estimates - percent change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006 = 8.6%

Housing unit estimates - percent change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006

Arkansas 8.6%

USA 9.0%

Owner-occupied housing units - percent of total occupied housing units 2000 (complete count) = 69.4%

Owner-occupied housing units - percent of total occupied housing units 2000 (complete count)

Arkansas 69.4%

USA 66.2%

Median value of specified owner-occupied housing units 2000 (sample) = $ 72,800

Housing units by units in structure - multiple units 2000 (sample) = 14%

Housing units by units in structure - multiple units 2000 (sample)

Arkansas 14%

USA 26%

State of Arkansas - More population data

Births 2004 = 38,573

Deaths 2004 = 27,528

Infant deaths under one year 2004 = 319

Population 5 years and over by residence in 1995 - percent in same house 2000 (sample) = 53.3%

Population 5 years and over by residence in 1995 - percent in same house 2000 (sample)

Arkansas 53.3%

USA 54.1%

Percent foreign born population 2000 (sample) = 2.8%

Percent foreign born population 2000 (sample)

Arkansas 2.8%

USA 11.1%

Population 5 years and over, percent speaking language other than English at home 2000 (sample) = 5.0%

Population 5 years and over, percent speaking language other than English at home 2000 (sample)

Arkansas 5.0%

USA 17.9%

State of Arkansas - Population data by races

Resident population White alone (July 1) 2006 = 2,279,839

Resident population White alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Arkansas 81.1%

USA 80.1%

Resident population Black alone (July 1) 2006 = 442,155

Resident population Black alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Arkansas 15.7%

USA 12.8%

Resident population American Indian and Alaska Native alone (July 1) 2006 = 21,635

Resident population American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Arkansas 0.8%

USA 1.0%

Resident population Asian alone (July 1) 2006 = 29,312

Resident population Asian alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Arkansas 1.0%

USA 4.4%

Resident population Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone (July 1) 2006 = 2,649

Resident population Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Arkansas 0.1%

USA 0.2%

Resident population Two or more races (July 1) 2006 = 35,282

Resident population Two or more races, percent (July 1) 2006

Arkansas 1.3%

USA 1.6%

Resident population Hispanic or Latino Origin (July 1) 2006 = 141,053

Resident population Hispanic or Latino Origin, percent (July 1) 2006

Arkansas 5.0%

USA 14.8%

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone (July 1) 2006 = 2,148,894

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone, percent (July 1) 2006 = 76.4%

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Arkansas 76.4%

USA 66.4%

State of Arkansas - Educational attainment

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent high school graduate or higher 2000 = 75.3%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent high school graduate or higher 2000

Arkansas 75.3%

USA 80.4%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent bachelor's degree or higher 2000 = 16.7%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent bachelor's degree or higher 2000 = 16.7%

Arkansas 16.7%

USA 24.4%

State of Arkansas - Incomes data (NAICS - North American Industry Classification System)

Personal Income (NAICS) 2005 = Mil.$ 74,059

Per capita personal income (NAICS) 2005 = $ 26,681

State of Arkansas - Geography data

Land area, 2000 (square miles = 52.068,17

Persons per square mile, 2000 = 51,30

State of Arkansas - Households data

Households 2000 (complete count) = 1,042,696

Persons per household 2000 (complete count) = 2.49

Per capita income in 1999 = $ 16,904

Median household income 2004 = $ 35,295

People of all ages in poverty - percent 2004 = 15.6%

People of all ages in poverty - percent 2004

Arkansas 15.6%

USA 12.7%

State of Arkansas - Population data by sex

Resident population total females, percent (July 1) 2006 = 51.0%

Resident population total females, percent (July 1) 2006

Arkansas 51.0%

USA 50.7%

Resident population total males, percent (July 1) 2006 = 49%

Resident population total males, percent (July 1) 2006

Arkansas 49%

USA 49.3%

State of Arkansas - Labor and Employment

Civilian labor force 2006 = 1,364,646

Civilian labor force unemployment 2006 = 71,760

Civilian labor force unemployment rate 2006 = 5.3%

Civilian labor force unemployment rate 2006

Arkansas 5.3%

USA 4.6%

Employment in all industries (NAICS) 2005 = 1,557,797

Employment in all industries (NAICS), net change 2000(SIC)- 2005 = 53,930

Employment in government and government enterprises (NAICS) 2005 = 222,969

Earnings in all industries (NAICS, no code) 2005 (thousands dollars) = $ 54,560,540

Earnings in all industries (NAICS, no code), average earnings per job 2005 (in thousands dollars) = $ 35,024

Private nonfarm establishments 2005 = 66,039

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005 = 1,017,424

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005, percent change 2000-2005 = 2.7%

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005, percent change 2000-2005

Arkansas 2.7%

USA 2.0%

Nonemployer: total (NAICS 00) establishments, 2005 = 186,786

Accommodation and Food Services: total (NAICS 72) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 (thousands dollars) = $ 2,766,905

Total number of firms 2002 = 209,010

Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 4.3%

Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 1.1%

Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 1.0%

Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 1.0%

Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage value is not available

Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 23.7%

Manufacturing: total (NAICS 31-33) - value of shipments 2002 (thousands dollars) = $ 46,721,413

Wholesale trade: total (NAICS 42) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 = $ 34,470,795

Retail trade: total (NAICS 44-45) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 = $ 25,611,630

Retail trade: total (NAICS 44-45) - sales of establishments with payroll per capita 2002 = $ 9,459

New private housing units authorized by building permits - total 2006 (20,000-place universe) = 13,885

Valuation of new private housing units authorized by building permits 2006 (20,000-place universe) (thousands dollars) = $ 1,793,835

Land in farms (NAICS) 2002(acres)(not adjusted) = 5,867,830

Federal Government expenditure - total FY 2004 (thousands dollars) = $ 19,488,822

Federal Government expenditure per capita FY 2004 = $ 7,080