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  Back Elderly Population (Age 65 and Above)
  State 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008
  United States 34,619,166 34,797,847 35,073,704 35,320,452 35,570,891 35,922,907 36,263,494 36,703,697 37,205,916 37,867,145 38,799,891
  District of Columbia 70,637 70,156 69,766 69,661 69,463 69,339 69,414 69,709 69,066 69,211 69,847
  Alabama 574,279 576,654 581,059 584,589 587,373 592,325 596,383 604,597 615,425 624,647 639,115
  Alaska 32,659 34,244 36,103 37,493 38,999 40,477 42,208 43,988 45,724 47,811 50,410
  Arizona 651,616 660,012 671,849 685,407 699,507 716,341 736,547 763,394 787,502 810,743 840,419
  Arkansas 371,814 372,596 374,440 374,761 375,673 378,368 380,627 385,072 392,383 398,539 407,014
  California 3,520,029 3,560,907 3,609,660 3,654,287 3,696,267 3,747,343 3,785,676 3,838,429 3,870,261 3,945,631 4,055,550
  Colorado 403,975 410,774 418,341 426,017 432,970 441,845 452,126 463,802 481,147 497,161 516,450
  Connecticut 469,479 469,356 470,709 469,416 468,157 469,423 468,306 467,415 466,958 471,382 480,326
  Delaware 99,394 100,584 102,182 103,353 104,809 106,647 108,994 111,468 115,081 118,450 122,765
  Florida 2,792,074 2,798,106 2,813,020 2,835,662 2,861,166 2,891,735 2,933,860 2,980,700 3,002,053 3,049,703 3,130,017
  Georgia 770,921 778,830 788,757 803,153 818,701 837,341 853,391 881,343 918,035 945,933 982,145
  Hawaii 156,051 158,444 161,298 163,688 165,888 168,320 170,333 173,980 176,457 179,840 184,393
  Idaho 142,331 144,160 146,521 149,066 152,156 155,384 159,179 163,844 170,098 175,346 181,772
  Illinois 1,501,175 1,499,844 1,500,840 1,502,203 1,501,711 1,509,304 1,514,335 1,519,904 1,526,045 1,544,575 1,572,791
  Indiana 750,462 750,914 753,721 756,083 757,889 764,273 769,220 775,068 785,752 797,719 814,799
  Iowa 438,186 437,005 436,066 435,190 433,208 433,633 433,502 433,431 435,001 437,787 441,729
  Kansas 357,537 356,688 356,266 355,290 353,984 354,113 354,797 355,759 357,658 360,472 364,734
  Kentucky 500,649 502,317 505,547 507,335 509,159 514,211 519,054 527,654 538,053 547,721 560,214
  Louisiana 511,958 513,947 517,545 518,261 520,197 523,405 525,774 530,465 513,346 530,575 545,221
  Maine 180,063 181,681 183,806 185,047 186,525 188,057 189,448 190,529 192,941 196,432 201,505
  Maryland 590,496 595,022 601,562 609,367 616,422 625,013 632,532 639,910 647,579 659,513 678,509
  Massachusetts 858,704 858,344 861,011 859,635 857,893 856,945 854,007 853,713 855,224 864,736 881,471
  Michigan 1,212,433 1,214,574 1,221,201 1,226,523 1,230,373 1,238,814 1,246,727 1,253,874 1,267,224 1,287,350 1,316,203
  Minnesota 590,031 592,299 595,330 599,088 603,017 608,310 613,522 619,032 629,342 641,203 657,486
  Mississippi 341,842 342,335 344,028 345,037 346,555 349,391 352,830 357,472 359,098 363,638 370,993
  Missouri 754,279 754,224 755,822 758,066 759,317 762,888 767,102 773,380 783,747 795,086 811,389
  Montana 118,897 119,951 121,183 122,458 123,631 125,086 126,720 128,601 131,630 134,624 138,545
  Nebraska 232,624 232,531 232,293 232,188 231,853 231,608 231,658 232,393 233,810 235,993 238,781
  Nevada 207,972 214,042 221,451 231,013 240,285 250,654 260,654 267,792 275,531 285,132 296,581
  New Hampshire 145,513 146,609 148,557 150,145 152,109 154,200 158,047 160,017 164,421 168,805 174,394
  New Jersey 1,107,174 1,109,223 1,114,597 1,115,455 1,116,733 1,119,147 1,119,412 1,119,848 1,122,980 1,133,775 1,155,757
  New Mexico 204,088 208,412 213,327 216,576 220,399 224,638 228,885 235,100 241,948 247,996 255,174
  New York 2,411,831 2,429,755 2,452,074 2,462,496 2,476,429 2,490,610 2,505,742 2,520,413 2,524,329 2,554,067 2,592,086
  North Carolina 954,186 961,764 972,730 986,584 1,000,711 1,017,041 1,033,511 1,054,075 1,089,928 1,119,422 1,158,024
  North Dakota 94,294 94,371 94,460 94,086 93,752 93,345 93,186 92,815 92,855 93,514 94,401
  Ohio 1,506,697 1,505,591 1,509,269 1,511,672 1,514,085 1,521,440 1,524,569 1,528,119 1,540,397 1,559,620 1,585,645
  Oklahoma 452,798 453,906 456,616 457,455 458,431 461,144 463,726 467,560 474,617 480,681 489,287
  Oregon 435,643 436,550 438,986 442,283 446,915 452,744 459,527 467,579 478,970 489,590 504,251
  Pennsylvania 1,927,407 1,920,560 1,919,034 1,911,533 1,904,795 1,901,183 1,893,720 1,889,371 1,893,091 1,904,990 1,930,065
  Rhode Island 153,589 152,760 152,477 151,583 150,764 150,042 148,939 147,640 147,149 147,195 149,192
  South Carolina 474,073 479,869 487,479 494,989 502,495 511,163 521,738 536,986 559,361 578,025 601,855
  South Dakota 107,450 107,781 108,168 108,493 108,655 109,106 109,747 110,684 112,434 114,014 116,113
  Tennessee 693,448 698,274 705,449 713,314 720,072 730,209 739,890 755,517 778,180 796,437 820,385
  Texas 2,023,729 2,050,293 2,082,114 2,112,248 2,141,039 2,179,588 2,219,945 2,268,885 2,342,012 2,399,200 2,472,919
  Utah 184,933 187,644 191,330 195,669 199,690 204,789 210,802 218,255 227,986 234,836 243,484
  Vermont 75,679 76,627 77,742 78,291 79,024 79,796 80,603 81,604 83,277 85,112 87,694
  Virginia 776,085 785,137 795,564 807,476 819,359 833,167 846,385 865,157 882,931 903,725 933,887
  Washington 652,776 657,355 664,112 670,733 679,009 689,786 702,196 717,682 738,221 758,113 783,778
  West Virginia 277,621 276,798 276,977 276,167 276,068 276,927 276,711 277,115 278,911 281,476 285,073
  Wisconsin 701,667 701,193 703,400 705,364 708,115 712,219 716,470 720,922 727,173 735,849 749,814
  Wyoming 55,918 56,834 57,865 58,503 59,094 60,030 60,817 61,635 62,574 63,750 65,439