Louisiana

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State of Louisiana - Population data

Resident total population estimate (July 1) 2006 = 4,287,768

Resident population (April 1) 2000 (complete count) = 4,468,976

Resident total population estimate, net change - April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 = -181,190 abitanti

Resident total population estimate, percent change - April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 = -4.1%

State of Louisiana - Miscellanea

Civilian noninstitutionalized population, 5 years and over, with a disability 2000 (sample) = 880,047

Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2000 = 25

State of Louisiana - Population data by age

Resident population under 5 years of age (July 1) 2006 = 301,375

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

Louisiana 7.0%

USA 6.8%

Resident population under 18 years of age (July 1) 2006 = 1,090,001

Resident population under 18 years of age, percent (July 1) 2006 = 1,090,001

Louisiana 25.4%

USA 24.6%

Resident Population 65 years and over (July 1) 2006 = 523,346

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

Louisiana 12.2%

USA 12.4%

State of Louisiana - Housing data

Housing unit estimates as of July 1, 2006 = 1,830,073

Housing unit estimates - net change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006 = -17,101

Housing unit estimates - percent change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006 = -0.9%

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

Louisiana -0.9%

USA 9.0%

Owner-occupied housing units - percent of total occupied housing units 2000 (complete count) = 67.9%

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

Louisiana 67.9%

USA 66.2%

Median value of specified owner-occupied housing units 2000 (sample) = $ 85,000

Housing units by units in structure - multiple units 2000 (sample) = 19%

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

Louisiana 19%

USA 26%

State of Louisiana - More population data

Births 2004 = 65,369

Deaths 2004 = 42,215

Infant deaths under one year 2004 = 684

Population 5 years and over by residence in 1995 - percent in same house 2000 (sample) = 59.0%

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

Louisiana 59.0%

USA 54.1%

Percent foreign born population 2000 (sample) = 2.6%

Percent foreign born population 2000 (sample)

Louisiana 2.6%

USA 11.1%

Population 5 years and over, percent speaking language other than English at home 2000 (sample) = 9.2%

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

Louisiana 9.2%

USA 17.9%

State of Louisiana - Population data by races

Resident population White alone (July 1) 2006 = 2,802,347

Resident population White alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Louisiana 65.4%

USA 80.1%

Resident population Black alone (July 1) 2006 = 1,357,661

Resident population Black alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Louisiana 31.7%

USA 12.8%

Resident population American Indian and Alaska Native alone (July 1) 2006 = 27,042

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

Louisiana 0.6%

USA 1.0%

Resident population Asian alone (July 1) 2006 = 60,455

Resident population Asian alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Louisiana 1.4%

USA 4.4%

Resident population Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone (July 1) 2006 = 1,610

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

Louisiana 0.0%

USA 0.2%

Resident population Two or more races (July 1) 2006 = 38,653

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

Louisiana 0.9%

USA 1.6%

Resident population Hispanic or Latino Origin (July 1) 2006 = 124,481

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

Louisiana 2.9%

USA 14.8%

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone (July 1) 2006 = 2,694,097

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone, percent (July 1) 2006 = 62.8%

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

Louisiana 62.8%

USA 66.4%

State of Louisiana - Educational attainment

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent high school graduate or higher 2000 = 74.8%

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

Louisiana 74.8%

USA 80.4%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent bachelor's degree or higher 2000 = 18.7%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent bachelor's degree or higher 2000 = 18.7%

Louisiana 18.7%

USA 24.4%

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

Personal Income (NAICS) 2005 = Mil.$ 111,167

Per capita personal income (NAICS) 2005 = $ 24,664

State of Louisiana - Geography data

Land area, 2000 (square miles = 43.561,85

Persons per square mile, 2000 = 102,60

State of Louisiana - Households data

Households 2000 (complete count) = 1,656,053

Persons per household 2000 (complete count) = 2.62

Per capita income in 1999 = $ 16,912

Median household income 2004 = $ 35,216

People of all ages in poverty - percent 2004 = 19.2%

People of all ages in poverty - percent 2004

Louisiana 19.2%

USA 12.7%

State of Louisiana - Population data by sex

Resident population total females, percent (July 1) 2006 = 51.4%

Resident population total females, percent (July 1) 2006

Louisiana 51.4%

USA 50.7%

Resident population total males, percent (July 1) 2006 = 48.6%

Resident population total males, percent (July 1) 2006

Louisiana 48.6%

USA 49.3%

State of Louisiana - Labor and Employment

Civilian labor force 2006 = 1,990,120

Civilian labor force unemployment 2006 = 79,772

Civilian labor force unemployment rate 2006 = 4.0%

Civilian labor force unemployment rate 2006

Louisiana 4.0%

USA 4.6%

Employment in all industries (NAICS) 2005 = 2,461,171

Employment in all industries (NAICS), net change 2000(SIC)- 2005 = 56,934

Employment in government and government enterprises (NAICS) 2005 = 408,868

Earnings in all industries (NAICS, no code) 2005 (thousands dollars) = $ 88,982,373

Earnings in all industries (NAICS, no code), average earnings per job 2005 (in thousands dollars) = $ 36,154

Private nonfarm establishments 2005 = 102,790

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005 = 1,617,507

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005, percent change 2000-2005 = 1.6%

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

Louisiana 1.6%

USA 2.0%

Nonemployer: total (NAICS 00) establishments, 2005 = 269,814

Accommodation and Food Services: total (NAICS 72) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 (thousands dollars) = $ 7,411,702

Total number of firms 2002 = 328,756

Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 12.2%

Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 0.8%

Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 2.5%

Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 2.3%

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 = 26.4%

Manufacturing: total (NAICS 31-33) - value of shipments 2002 (thousands dollars) = $ 89,540,799

Wholesale trade: total (NAICS 42) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 = $ 47,192,153

Retail trade: total (NAICS 44-45) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 = $ 41,885,192

Retail trade: total (NAICS 44-45) - sales of establishments with payroll per capita 2002 = $ 9,356

New private housing units authorized by building permits - total 2006 (20,000-place universe) = 28,671

Valuation of new private housing units authorized by building permits 2006 (20,000-place universe) (thousands dollars) = $ 3,818,317

Land in farms (NAICS) 2002(acres)(not adjusted) = 3,168,286

Federal Government expenditure - total FY 2004 (thousands dollars) = $ 32,954,059

Federal Government expenditure per capita FY 2004 = $ 7,298