Child population by race in Louisiana

Change Indicator

Child population by race

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Note: Non-consecutive years appear adjacent in the trend line
because one or more years have been deselected.

Definitions: Estimate of resident population ages 0-17 by race and Hispanic origin.

Data Source: 2000-2020: Puzzanchera, C., Sladky, A. and Kang, W. "Easy Access to Juvenile Populations." Available: http://www.ojjdp.ncjrs.gov/ojstatbb/ezapop

Footnotes: Estimates presented here are "bridged race estimates," meaning that statistical methods have been used to create new population estimates showing four racial categories (plus Hispanic origin) rather than the 31 race groups used by the 2000 and 2010 Census.  For more information on race bridging, please visit the National Center for Health Statistics web site.

Updated November 15, 2021