States by Peak Slave Population

Guess each state (33 at the time of last census before abolition) by their peak slave population
Nothing political, just thought this was interesting
Source: https://www.census.gov/prod/www/decennial.html
Includes enslaved population from territorial periods
Only refers to # of slaves registered in state
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Last updated: September 5, 2017
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Enslaved Population
Peak Year
% of State Population During Peak
State
490,865
1860
30.7
Virginia
462,198
1860
43.7
Georgia
436,631
1860
55.2
Mississippi
435,080
1860
45.1
Alabama
402,406
1860
57.2
South Carolina
331,726
1860
46.9
Louisiana
331,059
1860
33.4
North Carolina
275,719
1860
24.8
Tennessee
225,483
1860
19.5
Kentucky
182,566
1860
30.2
Texas
114,931
1860
9.7
Missouri
111,502
1810
29.3
Maryland
111,115
1860
25.5
Arkansas
61,745
1860
44
Florida
21,193
1790
6.2
New York
12,422
1800
5.9
New Jersey
8,887
1800
13.8
Delaware
Enslaved Population
Peak Year
% of State Population During Peak
State
3,707
1790
0.9
Pennsylvania
2,648
1790
1.1
Connecticut
958
1790
1.4
Rhode Island
917
1820
1.7
Illinois
190
1820
0.1
Indiana
157
1790
0.1
New Hampshire
32
1830
0.1
Michigan
16
1840
0
Iowa
11
1840
0
Wisconsin
6
1830
0
Ohio
2
1830
0
Maine
1
1830
0
Massachusetts
0
-
0
California
0
-
0
Minnesota
0
-
0
Oregon
0
-
0
Vermont
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