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 5 years.

Total U.S. Panamanian Population

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

The table above shows that between 2015 and 2019 the total Panamanian population has increased by 11,861 people.

If this growth were to continue at the same rate, the total population of Panamanian people by 2023 could be 214,279.

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 2019.

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

State 2015 2019 Change (%)
Alabama 2,833 3,342 17.97%
Alaska 507 246 -51.48%
Arizona 2,727 2,585 -5.21%
Arkansas 347 599 72.62%
California 19,890 19,090 -4.02%
Colorado 2,716 3,130 15.24%
Connecticut 1,798 1,521 -15.41%
Delaware 756 633 -16.27%
District of Columbia 923 1,175 27.30%
Florida 34,742 34,268 -1.36%
Georgia 10,082 9,801 -2.79%
Hawaii 350 915 161.43%
Idaho 85 98 15.29%
Illinois 2,850 3,275 14.91%
Indiana 1,145 1,353 18.17%
Iowa 541 656 21.26%
Kansas 968 626 -35.33%
Kentucky 1,441 871 -39.56%
Louisiana 1,496 2,068 38.24%
Maine 129 198 53.49%
Maryland 6,358 8,382 31.83%
Massachusetts 2,835 3,100 9.35%
Michigan 1,365 1,947 42.64%
Minnesota 1,353 993 -26.61%
Mississippi 700 526 -24.86%
Missouri 1,575 1,733 10.03%
Montana 132 169 28.03%
Nebraska 362 505 39.50%
Nevada 1,556 1,810 16.32%
New Hampshire 305 295 -3.28%
New Jersey 6,476 8,313 28.37%
New Mexico 627 799 27.43%
New York 30,130 29,857 -0.91%
North Carolina 6,182 7,473 20.88%
North Dakota 233 250 7.30%
Ohio 2,195 2,425 10.48%
Oklahoma 1,107 1,035 -6.50%
Oregon 804 978 21.64%
Pennsylvania 3,847 4,810 25.03%
Puerto Rico 1,321 616 -53.37%
Rhode Island 349 879 151.86%
South Carolina 2,906 2,640 -9.15%
South Dakota 209 314 50.24%
Tennessee 2,092 2,006 -4.11%
Texas 16,051 19,780 23.23%
Utah 511 604 18.20%
Vermont 44 59 34.09%
Virginia 8,657 8,925 3.10%
Washington 3,746 4,260 13.72%
West Virginia 264 213 -19.32%
Wisconsin 1,209 783 -35.24%
Wyoming 51 105 105.88%

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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