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## What was the median age in 1960?

29.5 years

Largely because of the persistence of fairly high levels of fertility throughout the decade, the median age of the population fell slightly, from 30.2 years in 1950 to 29.5 years in 1960.

## What was the median age in 1950?

30

In the U.S., the median age increased from 30 in 1950 to 37 in 2010. Globally, the median age rose from 24 in 1950 to 29 in 2010. In the past, therefore, the U.S. aged faster than the world overall.

**What percentage of the US was white in 1970?**

Racial/Ethnic Demographics of the United States (1910–2020)

Race/Ethnic Group | 1910 | 1970 |
---|---|---|

White | 88.9% | 87.7% |

Native | 0.3% | 0.4% |

Asian | 0.2% |

### What percentage of the U.S. population was black in 1970?

In 1790, when the first census was taken, African Americans numbered about 760,000—about 19% of the population….America’s historic Black population.

Year | Population (millions) | Percent of population |
---|---|---|

1960 | 18.9 | 10.5 |

1970 | 22.6 | 11.1 |

1980 | 26.5 | 11.7 |

1990 | 30.0 | 12.1 |

### What is the average age of Americans 2020?

38.6 years

In 2020, the median age of the population of the United States was 38.6 years. While this may seem quite young, the median age in 1960 was even younger, at 29.5 years.

**What’s the average age in Japan?**

48.6 years

Among the 123 countries evaluated here, the USA are in 44th place with an average age of 38.5 years, led by Japan with a 48.6 years….Median age by country.

Country | Japan |
---|---|

Median age in years | 48.6 |

Population under 20 years old | 17.0 % |

Life expectancy in years | 84.8 |

## How old would you be if you graduated high school in 1960?

The median age at high school graduation dropped from 18.4 to 18.1 during the 1950-1960 decade. The decline was especially sharp for nonwhite males, for whom the median was 19.4 in 1950 and 18.6 in 1960.

## What percentage of the US was black in 1950?

10 percent

According to the 1950 Census, the population of the United States was 150,697,361. Of this total, 15,042,286, or 10 percent, identified as Black or African American alone.

**What state has the oldest median age?**

Maine

Nationally, the median age is 38.2 years. Maine is the oldest state in the union, with a median age of 44.9 years….Oldest States.

2018 rank | State | Median age |
---|---|---|

1. | Maine | 44.9 |

2. | New Hampshire | 43.0 |

3. | Vermont | 42.8 |

4. | West Virginia | 42.7 |

### What is the average age in Russia?

40.2 years old

As of January 1, 2020, the mean age of the Russian population amounted to 40.2 years old, up from 40 years recorded in the previous year. The average population age in the country saw a continuous increase since 1990, when it was measured at under 35 years. The life expectancy in 2019 was set at over 73.3 years.

### What’s the average age in France?

42.3 years

Median age of the population in France 2020 The median age of a population is an index that divides the population into two equal groups: half of the population is older than the median age and the other half younger. In 2020, the median age of France’s population was 42.3 years.

**At what age do you get out of college?**

23 is the average college graduation age for traditional full time students who start college at about 18 yrs whereas the average graduation age for independent students over 24 yrs of age is about 32. Traditional full time students are more likely to graduate college within 4 to 6 yrs of enrollment.

## How old is the class of 98?

The Class of 98 was founded by Steve Wilson in 2005, who had moved to the Nashville, TN area in 1998. (The group’s members did not graduate from any educational institutions in 1998.)

## What was the average age of birth in the 1970s?

The mean age at first birth was 21.4 in 1970 and rose to 24.9 in 2000, an increase of 3.5 years. In contrast, the median age of mother was 25.4 in 1970 and 27.1 in 2000. The median age at first birth was 22.1 in 1970 and 24.6 in 2000.

**What was the population of the US in 1970?**

1970 United States Census. Jump to navigation Jump to search. National census. The Nineteenth United States Census, conducted by the Census Bureau, determined the resident population of the United States to be 203,392,031, an increase of 13.4 percent over the 179,323,175 persons enumerated during the 1960 Census.

### What was the average age of the US population in 1960?

Median age of the resident population of the United States from 1960 to 2018 In 2018, the median age of the population of the United States was 38.2 years. While this may seem quite young, the median age in 1960 was even younger, at 29.5 years. In 2018, the median age of the population of the United States was 38.2 years.

### What is the average age in the United States?

Median age of the U.S. population 1960-2019 Published by Statista Research Department, Jan 20, 2021 In 2018, the median age of the population of the United States was 38.4 years. While this may…