In 2012, Nebraska's population made up 0.6 percent of the nation and used 0.9 percent of the nation's energy. In comparing Nebraska to the world, the state comprised 0.03 percent of the world's population and used 0.16 percent of the world's energy. In relation to these two statements, with 4.5 percent of the world's population, the United States used 18 percent of the world's energy in 2012.1
To find the population of each city and county in Nebraska at United States Census Bureau website, select the city or county from the respective drop-down box. The following text file shows the historical population counts (1900 to 1990) for all counties in Nebraska.