The number of children estimates the total resident population under age 18 and the percent of the child population compares the total resident population who are children with the total resident population of any age. The population considered includes dependents of Armed Forces personnel stationed in the area.
Data uses U.S. Bureau of the Census, Population Estimates Division, for each year, National Center for Health Statistics for bridged race data.
This population data is estimated based on samples by the U.S. Bureau of the Census for each year. Numbers and rates may differ from an earlier Oklahoma Kids Count Factbook due to the availability of updated Census population estimates.
LAST UPDATED OR EDITED: July 2, 2017