New Census Data Shows Latinos are Shaking Up U.S. Counties
New Census Data Shows Latinos are Shaking Up U.S. Counties
By Raquel Reichard | 06/26/2015 - 11:00

It turns out Latinos really are making some big changes to the U.S.


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The 2020 Census May Be Dropping the Word 'Race'
The 2020 Census May Be Dropping the Word 'Race'
By Raquel Reichard | 06/19/2015 - 14:43

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What Do Latinos Actually See As Their Race? New Report Says…
What Do Latinos Actually See As Their Race? New Report Says…
By Raquel Reichard | 06/11/2015 - 10:43

Coming as no surprise to pretty much any Latino in the U.S., a Pew survey issued Thursday found that most Latinos c


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Americas Brown People New Whites
Are America's Brown People Tomorrow's Whites?
By Shirley Velasquez | 04/11/2015 - 10:00

When 20-year-old Marie Robles sat at her kitchen table one morning in 2010 to fill out the U.S. census form, she thought the process was going to be a snap.


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The Census Can't Fit Latinos Into a Race Box — And It's Causing Problems
The Census Can't Fit Latinos Into a Race Box — And It's Causing Problems
By Samantha Leal | 05/27/2014 - 11:22

A new study has shown a shift of Latinos identifying as "some other race," to "white." But according to


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More Hispanics Are Declaring Themselves "White"
More Hispanics Are Declaring Themselves "White"
By Latina Staff | 05/22/2014 - 09:55

Which race did you check off on the U.S. Census?


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Hispanics More Likely to Write in Race on Census, Study Shows
Hispanics More Likely to Write in Race on Census, Study Shows
By Latina Staff | 04/08/2014 - 09:19

One in three of the more than 47 million Hispanics in the U.S. decided write in their race when filling out the 2010 U.S.


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The Countries of Origin of U.S. Latinos Identified
The Countries of Origin of U.S. Latinos Identified
By Latina Staff | 10/21/2013 - 10:06

The U.S. Census Bureau released a data visualization gallery to highlight the distribution of the Latino population by specific origin throughout the United States.

The census mapped 22 different groups of origin for those who identified as Hispanic or Latino on the 2010 census. According to the maps, Mexico ranks as the country of origin with the highest population number in the U.S.


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Census: White Population Will Lose Majority In U.S. By 2043
Census: White Population Will Lose Majority In U.S. By 2043
By Jill Pankow | 12/14/2012 - 13:30

According to predictions from the most recent census, it may be as soon as 2043 that white people will no longer be the majority race in the United States. This shift in the racial make-up of the country has implications that are already affecting the nation politically, socially, and economically, and reevaluating how minorities are viewed in the U.S.


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18 Million Latinos Chose “Other Race” On Census
By Jill Pankow | 02/03/2012 - 10:06

It became more apparent when evaluating the 2010 Census that Americans are diversifying their views of race. One in 14, or 21.7 million of the United States Census takers chose to write in their own response when it came to when identifying their race. Terms such as “Arab,” “Mexican,” “Haitian,” and “multiracial” were frequent responses according to NBC Latino.


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