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The population of Indiana went from 6,091,649 to 6,537,334 from 2000 to 2012 for a total growth of 445,685. The population of the United States for that same time period went from 282,171,957 to 313,914,040 for a total population growth of 31,742,083. Indiana had a total percentage growth for those 12 years of 7.3 percent which was slower than the overall United States total percentage growth which was 11.2 over those same years. The trends of growth for both the United States and Indiana can be seen on the graph below. The graph which is logarithmic indicates that although the growth was slower for Indiana than the United States the trends were similar. Indiana in 2011 and 2012 experienced the slowest 1 year growth rates since 1988.
Population of Indiana and the United States Annually from 2000 to 2012
Territory
7/1/2012
7/1/2011
7/1/2010
7/1/2009
7/1/2008
7/1/2007
7/1/2006
7/1/2005
7/1/2004
7/1/2003
7/1/2002
7/1/2001
7/1/2000
United States
313,914,040
311,591,917
309,330,219
307,006,550
304,374,846
301,579,895
298,593,212
295,753,151
293,045,739
290,326,418
287,803,914
285,081,556
282,171,957
Indiana
6,537,334
6,516,922
6,490,622
6,423,113
6,388,309
6,346,113
6,301,700
6,253,120
6,214,454
6,181,789
6,149,007
6,124,967
6,091,649

Annual Estimates and data of the Resident Population for the United States and States: April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2009 (NST-EST2009-01)
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Population Division
Release Date: December 2009
Annual Estimates of the Population for the United States and States: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2011 (NST-EST2011-01)
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Population Division
Release Date: December 2011

Graph of population growth trend for Indiana.

The race percentages for Indiana are shown with the table and charts below that indicate there have been changes from 2000 to 2012. The percentage of the population of white only has decreased from 85.9 to 81.0. The percent of the black only population has increased from 8.4 to 9.1. The percent of population of hispanic / mixed has increased from 3.6% to 6.3% and other/mixed races have increased from 2.1% to 3.6%.

Population by Race for the State of Indiana
Race
July 1, 2000
% of Total
July 1, 2012
% of Total
White Only
5,234,732
85.9
5,295,511
81.0
Black Only
510,177
8.4
596,206
9.1
Hispanic* / Mixed
217,326
3.6
412,609
6.3
Other / Mixed Non-Hispanic
129,631
2.1
233,008
3.6
Total Races with Hispanic*
6,091,866**
100.00
6,537,334
100.0

*Hispanics are technically not considered a race but rather an ethnicity.
**Note the slight difference of the population used in race chart from population chart above. Totals were taken from U.S. Census bureau which contained differences between it's total population table for the states and population totals for the state with the breakdown of the races.

Representative pie charts for the different races of the Indiana for it's population

Pie chart of different races for Indiana.2012 Indiana's breakdown of population by race.

References:

Kinghorn, M, 2012, Population growth continues to slow amid sluggish economic recovery, Indiana Business Research Center at IU's Kelley School of Business, In Context, http://www.incontext.indiana.edu/2012/july-aug/article1.asp

Population Estimates, 2013, United States Census Bureau, http://www.census.gov/popest/data/historical/2010s/index.html

List of U.S. states and territories by population, 2013, Wikipedia The Free Encyclopedia, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_U.S._states_and_territories_by_population

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