Number of Senegalese People in the United States

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

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

Total U.S. Senegalese Population

Population Year
14,054 2019
13,081 2018
14,036 2017
13,364 2016
12,815 2015

The table above shows that between 2015 and 2019 the total Senegalese population has increased by 1,239 people.

If this growth were to continue at the same rate, the total population of Senegalese people by 2023 could be 15,293.

Total U.S. Senegalese Population By State

We can also look at the data for Senegalese people in each individual state and whether the Senegalese 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 68 93 36.76%
Alaska 5 0 -100.00%
Arizona 13 32 146.15%
Arkansas 13 0 -100.00%
California 495 464 -6.26%
Colorado 113 197 74.34%
Connecticut 233 327 40.34%
Delaware 0 0 0.00%
District of Columbia 114 126 10.53%
Florida 275 260 -5.45%
Georgia 609 363 -40.39%
Hawaii 0 0 0.00%
Idaho 43 0 -100.00%
Illinois 240 419 74.58%
Indiana 150 171 14.00%
Iowa 83 0 -100.00%
Kansas 31 43 38.71%
Kentucky 10 285 2,750.00%
Louisiana 20 118 490.00%
Maine 0 0 0.00%
Maryland 1,138 1,537 35.06%
Massachusetts 154 152 -1.30%
Michigan 203 97 -52.22%
Minnesota 89 191 114.61%
Mississippi 0 0 0.00%
Missouri 120 190 58.33%
Montana 0 0 0.00%
Nebraska 13 0 -100.00%
Nevada 0 14 100.00%
New Hampshire 32 0 -100.00%
New Jersey 899 522 -41.94%
New Mexico 0 0 0.00%
New York 4,386 4,589 4.63%
North Carolina 439 216 -50.80%
North Dakota 0 0 0.00%
Ohio 703 772 9.82%
Oklahoma 77 124 61.04%
Oregon 50 21 -58.00%
Pennsylvania 303 235 -22.44%
Puerto Rico 0 0 0.00%
Rhode Island 390 96 -75.38%
South Carolina 81 263 224.69%
South Dakota 0 0 0.00%
Tennessee 210 558 165.71%
Texas 144 487 238.19%
Utah 0 0 0.00%
Vermont 0 11 100.00%
Virginia 482 347 -28.01%
Washington 37 297 702.70%
West Virginia 16 89 456.25%
Wisconsin 328 271 -17.38%
Wyoming 6 77 1,183.33%

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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