Gender distribution of the resident population of the United States from 1980 to 2016 (in millions)

U.S. population by sex 1980-2016 This graph shows the resident population of the United States from 1980 to 2017, by gender. As of July 1, 2017, there were 160.41 million males and 165.31 million females living in the United States.
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MaleFemale
1980110.05116.49
1990121.28127.51
2000138.06143.37
2010152.09157.26
2011153.29158.43
2012154.45159.54
2013155.6160.64
2014156.81161.82
2015158.05162.99
2016159.24164.16
2017160.41165.31
MaleFemale
1980110.05116.49
1990121.28127.51
2000138.06143.37
2010152.09157.26
2011153.29158.43
2012154.45159.54
2013155.6160.64
2014156.81161.82
2015158.05162.99
2016159.24164.16
2017160.41165.31
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This graph shows the resident population of the United States from 1980 to 2017, by gender. As of July 1, 2017, there were 160.41 million males and 165.31 million females living in the United States.
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Release date
June 2018
Region
United States
Survey time period
1980 to 2016
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Data for previous years can be found here.

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