Sentence Examples


  • The females outnumber the males by about 20,000, which is, however, about the number of adult males away from the country at any given period.
  • They outnumber the whites by 9 to 1.
  • The first savings bank was organized in 1873, and state banks now outnumber national banks.
  • Mainly owing to the large element of transient foreign whites without families (long characteristic of Cuba), males outnumber females - in 1907 as 21 to 19.
  • In 1890, 69% of the farms were worked by the owners or their managers, in 1900 only 66.4%; but share tenants outnumber cash tenants by almost three to one.