Island County Populations

Read pages 4 and 5 from section 3 of The Health of Island County report. Answer these questions in complete sentences.

  1. What was the population of Island County in 2000?
  2. Contrast the growth rate of Island County and Washington State from 1990 to 2000.
  3. Contrast the growth rate of Island County and Washington State from 1980 to 1990.
  4. Which of the four areas of Island County (Camano, South, Central or North) had the largest percentage of Island County's population in 2000?
  5. Which of these four areas increased their percentage rank the most between 1990 and 2000?
  6. In 2000, what percentage of the Island County population were males between the ages of 10 to 14?
  7. In 2000, how many males between the ages of 10 to 14 lived in Island County?
  8. In 2000, how many females between the ages of 10 to 14 lived in Island County?
  9. What are the birth years for those females and males?
  10. Looking at the 65 to 85+ age distributions, what can you say about male versus female life expectancy?
  11. The majority of women in Washington State were born in what four year period?