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The State consists of the following 39 Counties, alphabetically sorted:

Adams - Asotin - Benton - Chelan - Clallam - Clark - Columbia - Cowlitz - Douglas - Ferry - Franklin - Garfield - Grant - Grays Harbor - Island - Jefferson - King - Kitsap - Kittitas - Klickitat - Lewis - Lincoln - Mason - Okanogan - Pacific - Pend Oreille - Pierce - San Juan - Skagit - Skamania - Snohomish - Spokane - Stevens - Thurston - Wahkiakum - Walla Walla - Whatcom - Whitman - Yakima .

Please find listed in what follows eighty-one statistical data about the Washington state compared with those of the whole USA. Values are grouped by categories:

State of Washington - Population data

Resident total population estimate (July 1) 2006 = 6,395,798

Resident population (April 1) 2000 (complete count) = 5,894,121

Resident total population estimate, net change - April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 = 501,658 abitanti

Resident total population estimate, percent change - April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 = 8.5%

State of Washington - Miscellanea

Civilian noninstitutionalized population, 5 years and over, with a disability 2000 (sample) = 981,007

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

State of Washington - Population data by age

Resident population under 5 years of age (July 1) 2006 = 408,158

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

Washington 6.4%

USA 6.8%

Resident population under 18 years of age (July 1) 2006 = 1,526,267

Resident population under 18 years of age, percent (July 1) 2006 = 1,526,267

Washington 23.9%

USA 24.6%

Resident Population 65 years and over (July 1) 2006 = 738,369

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

Washington 11.5%

USA 12.4%

State of Washington - Housing data

Housing unit estimates as of July 1, 2006 = 2,699,333

Housing unit estimates - net change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006 = 248,251

Housing unit estimates - percent change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006 = 10.1%

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

Washington 10.1%

USA 9.0%

Owner-occupied housing units - percent of total occupied housing units 2000 (complete count) = 64.6%

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

Washington 64.6%

USA 66.2%

Median value of specified owner-occupied housing units 2000 (sample) = $ 168,300

Housing units by units in structure - multiple units 2000 (sample) = 26%

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

Washington 26%

USA 26%

State of Washington - More population data

Births 2004 = 81,747

Deaths 2004 = 44,770

Infant deaths under one year 2004 = 451

Population 5 years and over by residence in 1995 - percent in same house 2000 (sample) = 48.6%

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

Washington 48.6%

USA 54.1%

Percent foreign born population 2000 (sample) = 10.4%

Percent foreign born population 2000 (sample)

Washington 10.4%

USA 11.1%

Population 5 years and over, percent speaking language other than English at home 2000 (sample) = 14.0%

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

Washington 14.0%

USA 17.9%

State of Washington - Population data by races

Resident population White alone (July 1) 2006 = 5,420,961

Resident population White alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Washington 84.8%

USA 80.1%

Resident population Black alone (July 1) 2006 = 227,926

Resident population Black alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Washington 3.6%

USA 12.8%

Resident population American Indian and Alaska Native alone (July 1) 2006 = 104,405

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

Washington 1.6%

USA 1.0%

Resident population Asian alone (July 1) 2006 = 422,039

Resident population Asian alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Washington 6.6%

USA 4.4%

Resident population Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone (July 1) 2006 = 29,703

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

Washington 0.5%

USA 0.2%

Resident population Two or more races (July 1) 2006 = 190,764

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

Washington 3.0%

USA 1.6%

Resident population Hispanic or Latino Origin (July 1) 2006 = 581,357

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

Washington 9.1%

USA 14.8%

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone (July 1) 2006 = 4,895,065

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone, percent (July 1) 2006 = 76.5%

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

Washington 76.5%

USA 66.4%

State of Washington - Educational attainment

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent high school graduate or higher 2000 = 87.1%

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

Washington 87.1%

USA 80.4%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent bachelor's degree or higher 2000 = 27.7%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent bachelor's degree or higher 2000 = 27.7%

Washington 27.7%

USA 24.4%

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

Personal Income (NAICS) 2005 = Mil.$ 223,232

Per capita personal income (NAICS) 2005 = $ 35,479

State of Washington - Geography data

Land area, 2000 (square miles = 66.544,06

Persons per square mile, 2000 = 88,60

State of Washington - Households data

Households 2000 (complete count) = 2,271,398

Persons per household 2000 (complete count) = 2.53

Per capita income in 1999 = $ 22,973

Median household income 2004 = $ 48,438

People of all ages in poverty - percent 2004 = 11.6%

People of all ages in poverty - percent 2004

Washington 11.6%

USA 12.7%

State of Washington - Population data by sex

Resident population total females, percent (July 1) 2006 = 50.1%

Resident population total females, percent (July 1) 2006

Washington 50.1%

USA 50.7%

Resident population total males, percent (July 1) 2006 = 49.9%

Resident population total males, percent (July 1) 2006

Washington 49.9%

USA 49.3%

State of Washington - Labor and Employment

Civilian labor force 2006 = 3,326,524

Civilian labor force unemployment 2006 = 166,174

Civilian labor force unemployment rate 2006 = 5.0%

Civilian labor force unemployment rate 2006

Washington 5.0%

USA 4.6%

Employment in all industries (NAICS) 2005 = 3,733,429

Employment in all industries (NAICS), net change 2000(SIC)- 2005 = 181,961

Employment in government and government enterprises (NAICS) 2005 = 598,542

Earnings in all industries (NAICS, no code) 2005 (thousands dollars) = $ 175,683,651

Earnings in all industries (NAICS, no code), average earnings per job 2005 (in thousands dollars) = $ 47,057

Private nonfarm establishments 2005 = 175,658

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005 = 2,316,296

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005, percent change 2000-2005 = 2.2%

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

Washington 2.2%

USA 2.0%

Nonemployer: total (NAICS 00) establishments, 2005 = 386,895

Accommodation and Food Services: total (NAICS 72) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 (thousands dollars) = $ 8,642,681

Total number of firms 2002 = 467,290

Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 1.5%

Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 1.2%

Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 5.8%

Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 2.2%

Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 0.2%

Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 29.4%

Manufacturing: total (NAICS 31-33) - value of shipments 2002 (thousands dollars) = $ 79,313,884

Wholesale trade: total (NAICS 42) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 = $ 84,634,499

Retail trade: total (NAICS 44-45) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 = $ 65,262,333

Retail trade: total (NAICS 44-45) - sales of establishments with payroll per capita 2002 = $ 10,757

New private housing units authorized by building permits - total 2006 (20,000-place universe) = 50,033

Valuation of new private housing units authorized by building permits 2006 (20,000-place universe) (thousands dollars) = $ 8,539,795

Land in farms (NAICS) 2002(acres)(not adjusted) = 6,197,666

Federal Government expenditure - total FY 2004 (thousands dollars) = $ 44,840,842

Federal Government expenditure per capita FY 2004 = $ 7,228