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Percent of Total U.S. Population and Percent of Land AreaInside MA'S As Defined at Specified Dates From 1950 To 1999

[See headnote for table A]

 
PERCENT OF POPULATION Percent of
METROPOLITAN AREA land
DEFINITION AS OF -- 1940 1950 1960 1970 1980 1990 1998 area,
(April 1) (April 1) (April 1) (April 1) (April 1) (April 1) (July 1) 1990
 
1950 census (Mar. 1952) 52.6 56.1 59.3 60.1 56.9 56.2 54.9 5.8
1960 census (Nov. 1960) 55.1 59.0 63.0 64.4 62.1 62.4 61.6 8.7
1964 (Aug. 31) 56.6 60.6 64.6 66.3 64.2 64.5 64.0 9.8
1968 (Jan. 31) 57.8 61.9 66.0 67.9 66.1 66.6 66.3 10.7
1970 census (Feb. 28, 1971) 58.4 62.5 66.7 68.6 66.9 67.5 67.1 10.9
1974 (Apr. 30) 62.1 66.2 70.6 72.9 71.8 72.8 72.8 13.9
1977 (Dec. 31) 62.7 66.8 71.2 73.5 72.6 73.6 73.6 14.4
1980 census (June 30, 1981) 64.6 68.8 73.2 75.6 74.8 75.9 76.0 16.0
1983 (June 30) 65.3 69.5 74.0 76.4 75.8 77.1 77.2 15.8
1984 (June 30) 65.3 69.6 74.0 76.5 75.9 77.2 77.3 15.9
1985 (June 30) 65.4 69.7 74.1 76.6 76.0 77.3 77.4 16.1
1986 (June 30) 65.4 69.7 74.2 76.6 76.1 77.3 77.5 16.2
1987 (June 30) 65.5 69.7 74.2 76.7 76.1 77.3 77.5 16.2
1988 (June 30) 65.5 69.8 74.2 76.7 76.1 77.4 77.6 16.2
1989 (June 30) 65.6 69.9 74.3 76.8 76.2 77.4 77.6 16.2
1990 census (June 30, 1990) 65.6 69.9 74.3 76.8 76.2 77.5 77.7 16.4
1992 (Dec. 31) 67.4 71.6 75.9 78.4 78.0 79.4 79.7 18.9
1993 (June 30) 67.5 71.7 76.0 78.5 78.1 79.5 79.8 19.0
1994 (June 30) 67.6 71.7 76.1 78.5 78.1 79.5 79.8 19.1
1995 (June 30) 67.6 71.7 76.1 78.6 78.2 79.6 79.9 19.8
1996 (June 30) 67.7 71.8 76.2 78.6 78.3 79.7 80.0 19.8
1998 (June 30) 67.7 71.8 76.2 78.7 78.3 79.7 80.0 19.9
1999 (June 30) 67.7 71.9 76.3 78.7 78.4 79.8 80.1 20.0




Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 1950-1970, U.S. Census of Population, vol. 1; 1980 Census of Population, vol. 1, chapters A and B and Supplementary Report, Metropolitan Statistical Areas (PC80-S1-18); 1990 Census of Population and Housing Data Paper Listing (CPH-L-10 and CPH-L-118); 1990 Census of Population and Housing, Supplementary Reports, Metropolitan Areas as Defined by the Office of Management and Budget, June 30, 1993, (1990 CPH-S-1-1); and Population Paper Listing (PPL-60 and PPL-83).

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These tables are based on figures supplied by the United States Census Bureau, U.S. Department of Commerce and are subject to revision by the Census Bureau.

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