Number of Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islander People in the United States

In this article, we will explore the demographic data of Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islander people in the United States, and look at historical data to see whether the Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islander population is growing or declining.

First, let's take a look at the population of Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islander people in the United States for the last 6 years.

Total U.S. Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islander Population

Population Year
611,404 2020
599,868 2019
582,718 2018
570,116 2017
560,021 2016
546,255 2015

The table above shows that between 2015 and 2020 the total Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islander population has increased by 65,149 people.

If this growth were to continue at the same rate, the total population of Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islander people by 2025 could be 676,553.

Total U.S. Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islander Population By State

We can also look at the data for Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islander people in each individual state and whether the Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islander population increased or decreased between 2015 and 2020.

For more details on the historical population figures for each state, click the link in the table below.

State 2015 2020 Change (%)
Alabama 2,439 2,042 -16.28%
Alaska 8,841 10,485 18.60%
Arizona 12,471 14,633 17.34%
Arkansas 6,845 10,455 52.74%
California 150,370 149,636 -0.49%
Colorado 7,695 8,883 15.44%
Connecticut 981 1,189 21.20%
Delaware 306 705 130.39%
District of Columbia 250 328 31.20%
Florida 11,024 13,339 21.00%
Georgia 4,704 7,127 51.51%
Hawaii 138,901 147,698 6.33%
Idaho 1,921 3,174 65.23%
Illinois 3,407 5,196 52.51%
Indiana 2,285 2,205 -3.50%
Iowa 1,882 3,941 109.40%
Kansas 1,796 2,344 30.51%
Kentucky 2,197 3,033 38.05%
Louisiana 1,824 1,743 -4.44%
Maine 187 190 1.60%
Maryland 2,754 2,650 -3.78%
Massachusetts 1,644 2,786 69.46%
Michigan 2,083 3,117 49.64%
Minnesota 1,970 2,201 11.73%
Mississippi 409 1,215 197.07%
Missouri 6,161 8,887 44.25%
Montana 848 595 -29.83%
Nebraska 1,280 1,235 -3.52%
Nevada 17,942 21,398 19.26%
New Hampshire 228 424 85.96%
New Jersey 2,808 3,156 12.39%
New Mexico 1,276 1,853 45.22%
New York 6,485 9,376 44.58%
North Carolina 6,244 7,368 18.00%
North Dakota 304 1,004 230.26%
Ohio 3,060 3,907 27.68%
Oklahoma 4,701 6,418 36.52%
Oregon 15,042 16,445 9.33%
Pennsylvania 4,279 4,268 -0.26%
Puerto Rico 129 258 100.00%
Rhode Island 373 790 111.80%
South Carolina 2,588 3,633 40.38%
South Dakota 332 544 63.86%
Tennessee 3,323 3,959 19.14%
Texas 21,655 25,328 16.96%
Utah 26,147 29,450 12.63%
Vermont 249 205 -17.67%
Virginia 5,304 5,994 13.01%
Washington 44,159 51,117 15.76%
West Virginia 625 474 -24.16%
Wisconsin 1,233 2,672 116.71%
Wyoming 423 589 39.24%

Data Source(s)

All of the data on this page is sourced from the latest American Community Survey (ACS) 5-year estimates, from the United States Census Bureau. The latest year for the ACS is currently 2020.

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