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An overview of the Navajo Nation - Demographics

    Percent
Total Population 180,462 100.00
Male 88,469 49.02
Female 91,993 50.98
American Indians 175,228 97.10
Navajo 173,987 96.41
Non-Indian 5,223 2.89
Median Age 24.0  
Housing & Household    
Number of Housing Units 68,744 100.00
Occupied Housing Units 47,603 69.25
Vacant Housing Units 21,141 30.75
Trailer Units
12,885  
Housing Units Lacking    
Complete Plumbing Facilities 15,279 31.9  
Housing Units Lacking    
Complete Kitchen Facilities 13,447 28.1  
Housing Units Lacking    
Telephone Service 28,740 60.1  
Number of Households 47,603  
Number of Families 37,903  
Average Household Size 3.77  
Average Family Size 4.36  
Per Capita Income $7,269  
Median Household Income $20,005  
Median Family Income $22,392  
% Individuals Below Poverty Level   42.90
% Families Below Poverty Level   40.10
% Families w/Female Householder Below Poverty Level   53.10
Number of Vehicles 37,008  
Car, Truck or Van 32,175  

Source: Census 2000. Extracted by Trib Choudhary. Support Services Department. Division of Economic Development.


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