North Carolina

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State of North Carolina - Population data

Resident total population estimate (July 1) 2006 = 8,856,505

Resident population (April 1) 2000 (complete count) = 8,049,313

Resident total population estimate, net change - April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 = 810,014 abitanti

Resident total population estimate, percent change - April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 = 10.1%

State of North Carolina - Miscellanea

Civilian noninstitutionalized population, 5 years and over, with a disability 2000 (sample) = 1,540,365

Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2000 = 24

State of North Carolina - Population data by age

Resident population under 5 years of age (July 1) 2006 = 611,110

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

North Carolina 6.9%

USA 6.8%

Resident population under 18 years of age (July 1) 2006 = 2,155,387

Resident population under 18 years of age, percent (July 1) 2006 = 2,155,387

North Carolina 24.3%

USA 24.6%

Resident Population 65 years and over (July 1) 2006 = 1,076,951

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

North Carolina 12.2%

USA 12.4%

State of North Carolina - Housing data

Housing unit estimates as of July 1, 2006 = 4,028,959

Housing unit estimates - net change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006 = 506,625

Housing unit estimates - percent change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006 = 14.4%

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

North Carolina 14.4%

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)

North Carolina 69.4%

USA 66.2%

Median value of specified owner-occupied housing units 2000 (sample) = $ 108,300

Housing units by units in structure - multiple units 2000 (sample) = 16%

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

North Carolina 16%

USA 26%

State of North Carolina - More population data

Births 2004 = 119,847

Deaths 2004 = 72,384

Infant deaths under one year 2004 = 1,053

Population 5 years and over by residence in 1995 - percent in same house 2000 (sample) = 53.0%

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

North Carolina 53.0%

USA 54.1%

Percent foreign born population 2000 (sample) = 5.3%

Percent foreign born population 2000 (sample)

North Carolina 5.3%

USA 11.1%

Population 5 years and over, percent speaking language other than English at home 2000 (sample) = 8.0%

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

North Carolina 8.0%

USA 17.9%

State of North Carolina - Population data by races

Resident population White alone (July 1) 2006 = 6,558,154

Resident population White alone, percent (July 1) 2006

North Carolina 74.0%

USA 80.1%

Resident population Black alone (July 1) 2006 = 1,921,307

Resident population Black alone, percent (July 1) 2006

North Carolina 21.7%

USA 12.8%

Resident population American Indian and Alaska Native alone (July 1) 2006 = 111,148

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

North Carolina 1.3%

USA 1.0%

Resident population Asian alone (July 1) 2006 = 164,111

Resident population Asian alone, percent (July 1) 2006

North Carolina 1.9%

USA 4.4%

Resident population Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone (July 1) 2006 = 5,755

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

North Carolina 0.1%

USA 0.2%

Resident population Two or more races (July 1) 2006 = 96,030

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

North Carolina 1.1%

USA 1.6%

Resident population Hispanic or Latino Origin (July 1) 2006 = 593,896

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

North Carolina 6.7%

USA 14.8%

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone (July 1) 2006 = 6,015,095

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone, percent (July 1) 2006 = 67.9%

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

North Carolina 67.9%

USA 66.4%

State of North Carolina - Educational attainment

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent high school graduate or higher 2000 = 78.1%

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

North Carolina 78.1%

USA 80.4%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent bachelor's degree or higher 2000 = 22.5%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent bachelor's degree or higher 2000 = 22.5%

North Carolina 22.5%

USA 24.4%

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

Personal Income (NAICS) 2005 = Mil.$ 269,203

Per capita personal income (NAICS) 2005 = $ 31,041

State of North Carolina - Geography data

Land area, 2000 (square miles = 48.710,88

Persons per square mile, 2000 = 165,20

State of North Carolina - Households data

Households 2000 (complete count) = 3,132,013

Persons per household 2000 (complete count) = 2.49

Per capita income in 1999 = $ 20,307

Median household income 2004 = $ 40,863

People of all ages in poverty - percent 2004 = 13.8%

People of all ages in poverty - percent 2004

North Carolina 13.8%

USA 12.7%

State of North Carolina - Population data by sex

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

Resident population total females, percent (July 1) 2006

North Carolina 51.0%

USA 50.7%

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

Resident population total males, percent (July 1) 2006

North Carolina 49%

USA 49.3%

State of North Carolina - Labor and Employment

Civilian labor force 2006 = 4,464,875

Civilian labor force unemployment 2006 = 214,256

Civilian labor force unemployment rate 2006 = 4.8%

Civilian labor force unemployment rate 2006

North Carolina 4.8%

USA 4.6%

Employment in all industries (NAICS) 2005 = 5,119,512

Employment in all industries (NAICS), net change 2000(SIC)- 2005 = 194,594

Employment in government and government enterprises (NAICS) 2005 = 803,802

Earnings in all industries (NAICS, no code) 2005 (thousands dollars) = $ 206,622,778

Earnings in all industries (NAICS, no code), average earnings per job 2005 (in thousands dollars) = $ 40,360

Private nonfarm establishments 2005 = 216,994

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005 = 3,409,968

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005, percent change 2000-2005 = 0.7%

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

North Carolina 0.7%

USA 2.0%

Nonemployer: total (NAICS 00) establishments, 2005 = 583,495

Accommodation and Food Services: total (NAICS 72) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 (thousands dollars) = $ 11,237,386

Total number of firms 2002 = 642,597

Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 8.1%

Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 0.9%

Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 2.1%

Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 1.4%

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 = 27.1%

Manufacturing: total (NAICS 31-33) - value of shipments 2002 (thousands dollars) = $ 156,821,943

Wholesale trade: total (NAICS 42) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 = $ 104,331,152

Retail trade: total (NAICS 44-45) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 = $ 88,821,486

Retail trade: total (NAICS 44-45) - sales of establishments with payroll per capita 2002 = $ 10,686

New private housing units authorized by building permits - total 2006 (20,000-place universe) = 99,979

Valuation of new private housing units authorized by building permits 2006 (20,000-place universe) (thousands dollars) = $ 16,074,266

Land in farms (NAICS) 2002(acres)(not adjusted) = 3,673,363

Federal Government expenditure - total FY 2004 (thousands dollars) = $ 55,233,420

Federal Government expenditure per capita FY 2004 = $ 6,467