Census Bureau estimated that the United States population officially reached 300 million. Number four Nigeria is expected to have more than 120 million fewer people than the U.
After another 52 years, it reached 200 million in 1967. Overall the United States population is growing at 0.9% a year as of 2007.The Senate has 100 members; the House of Representatives has 435 members and six non-voting delegates.In the Senate, there were 17 women: Barbara Boxer (D-CA), Maria Cantwell (D-WA), Susan Collins (R-ME), Kay Hagan (D-NC), Dianne Feinstein (D-CA), Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY), Kay Bailey Hutchison (R-TX), Amy Klobuchar (D-MN), Mary Landrieu (D-LA), Blanche Lincoln (D-AR), Claire Mc Caskill (D-MO), Barbara Mikulski (D-MD), Lisa Murkowski (R-AK), Patty Murray (D-WA), Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH), Olympia Snowe (R-ME), and Debbie Stabenow (D-MI).There were 13 Jews, two Cuban Americans (Bob Menendez, D-NJ and Ted Cruz, R-TX), one Native Hawaiian (Daniel Akaka, D-HI) and one African American, Roland Burris (D-IL). Protestant denominations have held a large majority throughout congressional history, reflecting American's traditional demographics. As the world's population is approximately 6.8 billion, the current United States population represents a mere 4.5% of the world's population so about one in every twenty people on the planet is a resident of the United States of America. population is over 311 million people (311,800,000 in mid-2011) so the United States has the world's third largest population (following China and India).
Another 100 million people were added to the United States population in just fifty years when the two hundred million barrier was reached in 1970 with 203,302,031 counted in the census.
In 1920 the census counted more than a hundred million people (105,710,620).
population to grow to reach these estimates over the next few decades: The Population Reference Bureau succinctly summarized the state of the growing U. It took the United States more than 100 years to reach its first 100 million in 1915.
population in 2006, "Each 100 million has been added more quickly than the last.
The 111th United States Congress, in session from 2009 to 2010, consisted of 541 elected officials from 50 states, five territories, and the District of Columbia.
It is the federal legislature of the United States of America, continuing an unbroken chain dating back to the 1st Congress in 1789.