Number of Panamanian People in the United States

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

First, let's take a look at the population of Panamanian people in the United States for the last 6 years.

Total U.S. Panamanian Population

Population Year
204,843 2020
202,418 2019
201,465 2018
196,259 2017
191,391 2016
190,557 2015

The table above shows that between 2015 and 2020 the total Panamanian population has increased by 14,286 people.

If this growth were to continue at the same rate, the total population of Panamanian people by 2025 could be 219,129.

Total U.S. Panamanian Population By State

We can also look at the data for Panamanian people in each individual state and whether the Panamanian 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 2,833 2,579 -8.97%
Alaska 507 342 -32.54%
Arizona 2,727 3,200 17.35%
Arkansas 347 625 80.12%
California 19,890 20,116 1.14%
Colorado 2,716 3,114 14.65%
Connecticut 1,798 1,624 -9.68%
Delaware 756 613 -18.92%
District of Columbia 923 954 3.36%
Florida 34,742 35,907 3.35%
Georgia 10,082 9,815 -2.65%
Hawaii 350 717 104.86%
Idaho 85 171 101.18%
Illinois 2,850 3,145 10.35%
Indiana 1,145 1,868 63.14%
Iowa 541 644 19.04%
Kansas 968 613 -36.67%
Kentucky 1,441 1,200 -16.72%
Louisiana 1,496 2,134 42.65%
Maine 129 227 75.97%
Maryland 6,358 7,081 11.37%
Massachusetts 2,835 3,095 9.17%
Michigan 1,365 2,339 71.36%
Minnesota 1,353 1,002 -25.94%
Mississippi 700 783 11.86%
Missouri 1,575 1,176 -25.33%
Montana 132 221 67.42%
Nebraska 362 399 10.22%
Nevada 1,556 2,261 45.31%
New Hampshire 305 364 19.34%
New Jersey 6,476 7,784 20.20%
New Mexico 627 919 46.57%
New York 30,130 28,698 -4.75%
North Carolina 6,182 7,297 18.04%
North Dakota 233 289 24.03%
Ohio 2,195 2,852 29.93%
Oklahoma 1,107 1,137 2.71%
Oregon 804 1,637 103.61%
Pennsylvania 3,847 4,580 19.05%
Puerto Rico 1,321 699 -47.09%
Rhode Island 349 921 163.90%
South Carolina 2,906 2,360 -18.79%
South Dakota 209 102 -51.20%
Tennessee 2,092 2,811 34.37%
Texas 16,051 19,918 24.09%
Utah 511 576 12.72%
Vermont 44 61 38.64%
Virginia 8,657 8,750 1.07%
Washington 3,746 4,257 13.64%
West Virginia 264 316 19.70%
Wisconsin 1,209 1,090 -9.84%
Wyoming 51 159 211.76%

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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