Table 2. Projections of Population by Age and Sex: New Jersey, 2010 to 2030
Age Census on April 1,   Projections to July 1,  
Group 2000 2010   2015 2020 2025 2030
Both sexes 8,414,350 8,791,894 9,024,000 9,241,900 9,446,200 9,648,100
0-4 563,785 541,020 543,600 561,000 584,300 610,500
5-9 604,529 564,750 545,500 547,600 564,500 587,600
10-14 590,577 587,335 583,200 563,000 563,400 580,300
15-19 525,216 598,099 587,800 581,200 560,300 559,700
20-24 480,079 541,238 605,700 591,700 584,900 566,100
25-29 544,917 553,139 578,400 643,800 622,100 614,000
30-34 644,123 556,662 586,400 608,900 673,500 649,400
35-39 727,924 588,379 573,800 602,300 622,700 687,300
40-44 707,182 649,918 592,000 577,300 604,700 624,400
45-49 611,357 704,516 643,000 586,800 572,100 598,900
50-54 547,541 674,680 685,500 625,800 572,000 558,500
55-59 423,338 565,623 641,800 651,000 594,600 545,300
60-64 330,646 480,542 524,600 593,000 600,200 549,400
65-69 293,196 350,972 439,400 481,800 547,200 556,300
70-74 281,473 260,462 308,700 388,600 428,500 488,900
75-79 240,131 215,715 219,300 261,500 331,100 367,500
80-84 162,337 179,233 167,100 172,000 206,400 262,900
85 & over 135,999 179,611 198,200 204,500 213,800 241,200
65 & over 1,113,136 1,185,993   1,332,800 1,508,400 1,727,000 1,916,700
Age Census on April 1,   Projections to July 1,  
Group 2000 2010   2015 2020 2025 2030
Females 4,331,537 4,512,294 4,627,000 4,735,700 4,838,700 4,939,000
0-4 275,700 264,751 266,300 274,900 286,400 299,000
5-9 294,966 276,129 267,200 268,500 276,800 288,300
10-14 287,869 287,019 285,200 275,800 276,300 284,600
15-19 254,196 288,755 285,200 281,900 272,300 272,100
20-24 235,451 261,808 292,000 286,800 283,400 274,300
25-29 272,044 275,364 284,700 315,800 306,400 302,200
30-34 325,092 281,296 295,200 302,700 333,400 322,900
35-39 367,694 298,981 291,300 304,700 310,900 341,600
40-44 359,121 332,215 301,800 294,000 306,800 312,500
45-49 313,512 359,903 330,100 300,300 292,500 305,000
50-54 284,184 346,545 351,900 322,800 294,200 287,000
55-59 220,779 293,437 332,200 336,500 308,800 282,200
60-64 174,573 253,532 274,700 309,700 312,900 287,500
65-69 160,638 189,368 236,400 257,200 291,100 295,100
70-74 159,834 144,796 171,100 214,600 234,600 266,700
75-79 144,571 125,417 125,900 149,300 188,000 206,500
80-84 104,046 109,704 101,400 102,700 122,300 154,400
85 & over 97,267 123,274 134,400 137,500 141,700 157,000
65 & over 666,356 692,559   769,200 861,300 977,700 1,079,800
Age Census on April 1,   Projections to July 1,  
Group 2000 2010   2015 2020 2025 2030
Males 4,082,813 4,279,600 4,397,000 4,506,200 4,607,500 4,709,000
0-4 288,085 276,269 277,300 286,100 297,900 311,500
5-9 309,563 288,621 278,300 279,100 287,600 299,400
10-14 302,708 300,316 298,000 287,200 287,100 295,700
15-19 271,020 309,344 302,700 299,300 288,000 287,500
20-24 244,628 279,430 313,700 304,900 301,500 291,700
25-29 272,873 277,775 293,700 328,000 315,700 311,800
30-34 319,031 275,366 291,100 306,200 340,100 326,600
35-39 360,230 289,398 282,500 297,700 311,800 345,700
40-44 348,061 317,703 290,200 283,300 298,000 311,900
45-49 297,845 344,613 312,900 286,500 279,600 293,900
50-54 263,357 328,135 333,600 303,000 277,800 271,500
55-59 202,559 272,186 309,600 314,500 285,800 263,100
60-64 156,073 227,010 249,900 283,300 287,300 261,800
65-69 132,558 161,604 203,000 224,700 256,100 261,100
70-74 121,639 115,666 137,600 174,100 193,900 222,200
75-79 95,560 90,298 93,400 112,100 143,100 160,900
80-84 58,291 69,529 65,800 69,300 84,000 108,400
85 & over 38,732 56,337 63,800 67,000 72,100 84,200
65 & over 446,780 493,434   563,600 647,100 749,300 836,900
Note: 
The 2000 and 2010 figures are based on the Census Modified Age-Race-Sex (MARS) data.