| The data
provided herein is extracted from the Native American Historical
Data Base by Larry T. B. Sunderland. Similar presentations
for the entire United States and Canada have been published in The
Native American Handbook by Four Directions Press ISBN
0-9712666.1.1 who will begin filling orders November 1, 2001. No
representation as to accuracy are made regarding the links that are
not a part of this web site.
populations are those estimated at contact. Most believe that
the 1492 populations were as much as twice as high. It is
theorized the post-Columbian/pre-contact disease resulted in
Populations are projected by the data base for benchmark years
entitled Arrival, Year 1700, Year 1800, Year 1900, and Year 2000 for
broad analysis purposes. These analyses will be added to
this page from time to time.
benchmark populations are rounded to the nearest 50. Estimated
populations of less than 25 are considered zero.
Population of unrecognized tribes or bands have been difficult to
discern and are not always included in the analyses.