Statistics about changes to the US population.
US population statistics
313.9m The US population as of July 2012
197.8m The white population, which is expected to peak at 200 million in 2024
45 Percentage of students in kindergarten through 12th grade who are minorities. That number is expected to surpass 50 in five years
12 States that are expected to have minority populations greater than 50 per cent by 2020.
4 States that have minority populations greater than 50 per cent. They are Hawaii, California, New Mexico and Texas.
* Associated Press, US Census Bureau