The United States is the third most populous country in the world with an estimated population of 329,524,838 as of August 28, 2019.. The United States Census Bureau shows a population increase of 0.75% for the twelve-month period ending in July 2012. Though high by industrialized country standards, this is below the world average annual rate of 1.1%. Nationality: American. The U.S. Census Bureau estimates that there are 247,813,910 adults living in the United States. The total population was estimated at 321,418,820 people, with 77.1 percent of those people being over 18. The U.S. population growth over the past 6 years was 4.7 percent. The United States is the third-most-populated country in the world.
Cigarette smoking is the leading cause of preventable disease and death in the United States, accounting for more than 480,000 deaths every year, or about 1 in 5 deaths. 1 In 2017, 14 of every 100 U.S. adults aged 18 years or older (14.0%) currently* smoked cigarettes. Obesity is common, serious, and costly. The prevalence of obesity was 39.8% and affected about 93.3 million of US adults in 2015~2016. [Read CDC National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) data brief Cdc-pdf PDF-603KB]Obesity-related conditions include heart disease, stroke, type 2 diabetes and certain types of cancer that are some of the leading causes of preventable, premature death.
HOW MANY ADULTS IDENTIFY AS TRANSGENDER IN THE UNITED STATES? 3 National and State-level Estimates of Transgender-Identified Adults An estimated 0.6% of adults, about 1.4 million, identify as transgender in the United States. SIXTY-FIVE PLUS IN THE UNITED STATES May 1995 Economics and Statistics Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce. America's elderly population is now growing at a moderate pace. But not too far into the future, the growth will become rapid. So rapid, in fact, that by the middle of the next century, it might be completely inaccurate to think.
One in eight people in the United States (13 percent, or 30 million) aged 12 years or older has hearing loss in both ears, based on standard hearing examinations. 5; About 2 percent of adults aged 45 to 54 have disabling hearing loss. The rate increases to 8.5 percent for adults aged 55 to 64.