Texas population by gender
The table below shows Texas's population by gender
|Gender||Population||% of Total Population|
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Texas population by gender, in percentage
The female percentage in the USA is 50.50% while the male percentage is 49.50%, compared to 50.11% females and 49.89% males in Texas.
The above comparison shows there are more females than males in the Texas state as compared to the nation.
Texas gender ratio
Sources: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey (ACS) 2021
In Texas, there are less men than women. The Texas gender ratio is 99.5:100 i.e. 99.5 men to 100 women (0.995).
This ratio is higher than the national average of 98:100 i.e 98 men to 100 women (0.980).
Texas gender ratio by age
In Texas, the sex ratio for children under 18 years is 104.4 boys per 100 girls (104.4:100).Having said that, for seniors aged 80 and older, there are 65.8 males per 100 females (65.8:100).
On the national level, the sex ratio (male per 100 females) for under 18 age group is 104.8:100, and 64.5:100 for the senior population 80 years and older.
The table below lists the male and female population in each age group along with the gender ratio for Texas.
|Age Group||Population (Male)||Population (Female)||Gender Ratio|
|Under 5 years||1,000,733||958,490||1.04|
|5 to 9 years||1,043,347||998,344||1.05|
|10 to 14 years||1,111,175||1,065,663||1.04|
|15 to 19 years||1,068,454||1,015,026||1.05|
|20 to 24 years||1,016,226||965,654||1.05|
|25 to 29 years||1,061,926||1,029,530||1.03|
|30 to 34 years||1,058,376||1,030,197||1.03|
|35 to 39 years||1,032,818||1,014,612||1.02|
|40 to 44 years||978,499||953,378||1.03|
|45 to 49 years||922,910||921,696||1.00|
|50 to 54 years||867,292||863,898||1.00|
|55 to 59 years||846,492||860,595||0.98|
|60 to 64 years||756,605||799,847||0.95|
|65 to 69 years||601,927||662,509||0.91|
|70 to 74 years||449,443||519,338||0.87|
|75 to 79 years||274,187||337,783||0.81|
|80 to 84 years||167,471||224,173||0.75|
|85 years and over||140,290||243,677||0.58|
Interesting observation from the above table:
- The sex ratio at birth is 1.044 i.e. 104.4 boys per 100 girls.
- For the 60-64 years, the sex ratio is 0.946 i.e. 5.4 less men per 100 women.
- While for senior most population of 85+ age group, the sex ratio is 0.576 i.e. 57.6 senior men per 100 senior women.
Texas population by gender & age
For male population, the largest age group is 10-14 years with a population of 1.11 million. Whereas, for the female population, the largest age group is 10-14 years with a population of 1.07 million.
As you can note from the above numbers, the largest age group for men and women are same. The above comparison also shows that there are 45,512 less females than males, in the age group 10-14 years (The largest age group for both of the genders).
Under the age of 5, there are 1.00 million boys and 958,490 girls in Texas. Thus there are 42,243 more boys than girls under the age of 5.
Between the age group of 60-64 years, there are 756,605 males and 799,847 females in Texas. Thus there are 43,242 less males than females between the age of 60 and 64 years.
For the senior most age group of 85+ years, there are 140,290 males and 243,677 females.
Things to know
What percent of Texas is female?
According to the ACS survey, of the total Texas population of 28.86 million, 50.11% percent are females.
What percentage of Texas is male?
According to the ACS survey, of the total Texas population of 28.86 million, 49.89% percent are males.
What is the male to female ratio in Texas?
In Texas, the male to female ratio is 99.5:100 i.e. 99.5 men to 100 women (0.995).
- U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) 2017-2021 5-Year Estimates