Number of Other South American People in the United States

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

First, let's take a look at the population of Other South American people in the United States for the last 5 years.

Total U.S. Other South American Population

Population Year
25,934 2019
27,530 2018
30,649 2017
31,229 2016
32,362 2015

The table above shows that between 2015 and 2019 the total Other South American population has decreased by 6,428 people.

If this growth were to continue at the same rate, the total population of Other South American people by 2023 could be 32,362.

Total U.S. Other South American Population By State

We can also look at the data for Other South American people in each individual state and whether the Other South American population increased or decreased between 2015 and 2019.

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

State 2015 2019 Change (%)
Alabama 72 168 133.33%
Alaska 3 36 1,100.00%
Arizona 646 260 -59.75%
Arkansas 0 154 100.00%
California 5,793 5,406 -6.68%
Colorado 317 176 -44.48%
Connecticut 1,099 1,020 -7.19%
Delaware 18 0 -100.00%
District of Columbia 115 48 -58.26%
Florida 5,312 3,193 -39.89%
Georgia 279 487 74.55%
Hawaii 43 67 55.81%
Idaho 37 79 113.51%
Illinois 1,180 1,209 2.46%
Indiana 67 53 -20.90%
Iowa 92 23 -75.00%
Kansas 60 138 130.00%
Kentucky 0 194 100.00%
Louisiana 80 106 32.50%
Maine 0 31 100.00%
Maryland 1,301 1,062 -18.37%
Massachusetts 442 467 5.66%
Michigan 589 283 -51.95%
Minnesota 267 233 -12.73%
Mississippi 117 192 64.10%
Missouri 71 56 -21.13%
Montana 0 0 0.00%
Nebraska 4 100 2,400.00%
Nevada 238 228 -4.20%
New Hampshire 15 0 -100.00%
New Jersey 2,243 873 -61.08%
New Mexico 115 5 -95.65%
New York 5,277 4,710 -10.74%
North Carolina 509 196 -61.49%
North Dakota 18 23 27.78%
Ohio 350 263 -24.86%
Oklahoma 104 127 22.12%
Oregon 78 186 138.46%
Pennsylvania 2,058 1,179 -42.71%
Puerto Rico 10 21 110.00%
Rhode Island 10 1 -90.00%
South Carolina 56 247 341.07%
South Dakota 25 22 -12.00%
Tennessee 170 154 -9.41%
Texas 1,518 817 -46.18%
Utah 254 123 -51.57%
Vermont 45 2 -95.56%
Virginia 838 1,063 26.85%
Washington 321 261 -18.69%
West Virginia 11 29 163.64%
Wisconsin 63 107 69.84%
Wyoming 42 77 83.33%

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 2019.

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