Maine Age Demographics, 1990-2000

Summary: Summary of age-related census data for 1990 and 2000
  Amount
  2000   1990  
  Maine National % National Maine National % National
Households            
All 518,200 105,480,101 0.5% 465,312 91,947,410 0.5%
  Age 65+ 128,137 24,672,708 0.5% 114,341 22,154,422 0.5%
      Alone 55,483 9,722,857 0.6% 48,257 8,824,845 0.5%
      Not Alone 72,654 14,949,851 0.5% 66,084 13,329,577 0.5%
             
Population            
All Ages 1,274,923 281,421,906 0.5% 1,227,928 248,709,873 0.5%
Under 5 years 70,726 19,175,798 0.4% 85,722 18,354,443 0.5%
5 to 9 years 83,022 20,549,505 0.4% 88,506 18,099,179 0.5%
10 to 14 years 92,252 20,528,072 0.4% 84,579 17,114,249 0.5%
15 to 19 years 89,485 20,219,890 0.4% 87,927 17,754,015 0.5%
20 to 24 years 69,656 18,964,001 0.4% 86,040 19,020,312 0.5%
25 to 34 years 157,617 39,891,724 0.4% 205,235 43,175,932 0.5%
35 to 44 years 212,980 45,148,527 0.5% 193,345 37,578,903 0.5%
45 to 54 years 192,596 37,677,952 0.5% 124,751 25,223,086 0.5%
55 to 59 years 68,490 13,469,237 0.5% 54,216 10,531,756 0.5%
60 to 64 years 54,697 10,805,447 0.5% 54,234 10,616,167 0.5%
65 to 74 years 96,196 18,390,986 0.5% 91,600 18,106,558 0.5%
75 to 84 years 63,890 12,361,180 0.5% 53,547 10,055,108 0.5%
85 years and over 23,316 4,239,587 0.5% 18,226 3,080,165 0.6%
             
Under Age 15 246,000 60,253,375 0.4% 258,807 53,567,871 0.5%
Age 15-24 159,141 39,183,891 0.4% 173,967 36,774,327 0.5%
Age 25-34 157,617 39,891,724 0.4% 205,235 43,175,932 0.5%
Age 35-44 212,980 45,148,527 0.5% 193,345 37,578,903 0.5%
Age 45-54 192,596 37,677,952 0.5% 124,751 25,223,086 0.5%
Age 55-64 123,187 24,274,684 0.5% 108,450 21,147,923 0.5%
Age 65-74 96,196 18,390,986 0.5% 91,600 18,106,558 0.5%
Age 75-84 63,890 12,361,180 0.5% 53,547 10,055,108 0.5%
Age 85+ 23,316 4,239,587 0.5% 18,226 3,080,165 0.6%
             
Under Age 55 968,334 222,155,469 0.4% 956,105 196,320,119 0.5%
Age 55+ 306,589 59,266,437 0.5% 271,823 52,389,754 0.5%
Age 65+ 183,402 34,991,753 0.5% 163,373 31,241,831 0.5%
Age 75+ 87,206 16,600,767 0.5% 71,773 13,135,273 0.5%
Age 85+ 23,316 4,239,587 0.5% 18,226 3,080,165 0.6%
             
Age 65+ population living alone 30% 28%   30% 28%  
             
  1990-2000 Change
  Amount of Change Percentage Change
  Maine National % National Maine National Difference
Households            
All 52,888 13,532,691 0.4% 11% 15% (4%)
  Age 65+ 13,796 2,518,286 0.5% 12% 11% 1%
      Alone 7,226 898,012 0.8% 15% 10% 5%
      Not Alone 6,570 1,620,274 0.4% 10% 12% (2%)
             
Population            
All Ages 46,995 32,712,033 0.1% 4% 13% (9%)
Under 5 years (14,996) 821,355 (1.8%) (17%) 4% (21%)
5 to 9 years (5,484) 2,450,326 (0.2%) (6%) 14% (20%)
10 to 14 years 7,673 3,413,823 0.2% 9% 20% (11%)
15 to 19 years 1,558 2,465,875 0.1% 2% 14% (12%)
20 to 24 years (16,384) (56,311) (29.1%) (19%) - (19%)
25 to 34 years (47,618) (3,284,208) (1.4%) (23%) (8%) (15%)
35 to 44 years 19,635 7,569,624 0.3% 10% 20% (10%)
45 to 54 years 67,845 12,454,866 0.5% 54% 49% 5%
55 to 59 years 14,274 2,937,481 0.5% 26% 28% (2%)
60 to 64 years 463 189,280 0.2% 1% 2% (1%)
65 to 74 years 4,596 284,428 1.6% 5% 2% 3%
75 to 84 years 10,343 2,306,072 0.4% 19% 23% (4%)
85 years and over 5,090 1,159,422 0.4% 28% 38% (10%)
             
Under Age 15 (12,807) 6,685,504 (0.2%) (5%) 12% (17%)
Age 15-24 (14,826) 2,409,564 (0.6%) (9%) 7% (16%)
Age 25-34 (47,618) (3,284,208) (1.4%) (23%) (8%) (15%)
Age 35-44 19,635 7,569,624 0.3% 10% 20% (10%)
Age 45-54 67,845 12,454,866 0.5% 54% 49% 5%
Age 55-64 14,737 3,126,761 0.5% 14% 15% (1%)
Age 65-74 4,596 284,428 1.6% 5% 2% 3%
Age 75-84 10,343 2,306,072 0.4% 19% 23% (4%)
Age 85+ 5,090 1,159,422 0.4% 28% 38% (10%)
             
Under Age 55 12,229 25,835,350 - 1% 13% (12%)
Age 55+ 34,766 6,876,683 0.5% 13% 13% -
Age 65+ 20,029 3,749,922 0.5% 12% 12% -
Age 75+ 15,433 3,465,494 0.4% 22% 26% (4%)
Age 85+ 5,090 1,159,422 0.4% 28% 38% (10%)
             
  Percent of Total
  2000 1990
  Maine National Difference Maine National Difference
Households            
  Age 65+ 25% 23% 2% 25% 24% 1%
      Alone 11% 9% 2% 10% 10% -
      Not Alone 14% 14% - 14% 14% -
             
Population            
Under 5 years 6% 7% (1%) 7% 7% -
5 to 9 years 7% 7% - 7% 7% -
10 to 14 years 7% 7% - 7% 7% -
15 to 19 years 7% 7% - 7% 7% -
20 to 24 years 5% 7% (2%) 7% 8% (1%)
25 to 34 years 12% 14% (2%) 17% 17% -
35 to 44 years 17% 16% 1% 16% 15% 1%
45 to 54 years 15% 13% 2% 10% 10% -
55 to 59 years 5% 5% - 4% 4% -
60 to 64 years 4% 4% - 4% 4% -
65 to 74 years 8% 7% 1% 7% 7% -
75 to 84 years 5% 4% 1% 4% 4% -
85 years and over 2% 2% - 1% 1% -
             
Under Age 15 19% 21% (2%) 21% 22% (1%)
Age 15-24 12% 14% (2%) 14% 15% (1%)
Age 25-34 12% 14% (2%) 17% 17% -
Age 35-44 17% 16% 1% 16% 15% 1%
Age 45-54 15% 13% 2% 10% 10% -
Age 55-64 10% 9% 1% 9% 9% -
Age 65-74 8% 7% 1% 7% 7% -
Age 75-84 5% 4% 1% 4% 4% -
Age 85+ 2% 2% - 1% 1% -
             
Under Age 55 76% 79% (3%) 78% 79% (1%)
Age 55+ 24% 21% 3% 22% 21% 1%
Age 65+ 14% 12% 2% 13% 13% -
Age 75+ 7% 6% 1% 6% 5% 1%
Age 85+ 2% 2% - 1% 1% -