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Asian-Pacific American (APA) or Asian-Pacific Islander (API) is a term sometimes used in the United States to include both Asian Americans and Pacific Islander ...

Are Filipinos Asian or Pacific Islander? End that Debate Today


When you are a Filipino in America, you get labeled ever so often as a Pacific Islander, not Asian. Your neighbors with the chinito eyes and lighter skin are who  ...

Census Bureau Statement on Classifying Filipinos


Nov 9, 2015 ... The Census Bureau has no current plans to classify Filipinos outside of ... origins are from the Philippine Islands are part of the category Asian.

Are Filipinos Asian or Pacific Islanders? - Quora


Only Filipino Americans will ask this question. Pacific Islander is an American term used to categorize people of Oceania on official record in the US. Having no  ...

Are Filipinos classified as Asian or Pacific Islanders? | Reference.com


Filipinos are classified as Asian for both United States Census and Social Security Administration purposes. The separation of Asian and Pacific Islander ...

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Feb 24, 2014 ... Watch the latest episode of LEVEL ASIAN: http://youtu.be/4o3eXtfgwGk Subscribe to: http://www.youtube.com/ISAtv FUNG BROS GRAPHIC ...

Why do Filipinos consider themselves as Pacific Islanders ...


Oct 24, 2008 ... Thanks for telling me that I consider myself a Pacific islander. I always ... Filipinos do not consider themselves Pacific Islanders. What a silly ...

Are Filipinos Asian? | The Diplomat


Dec 24, 2010 ... But many Filipinos feel a closer attachment to the West. ... But describing Filipinos as Pacific Islanders isn't necessarily wrong either. In fact, for ...

Ask A Filipino!: Are Filipinos considered Asians or Pacific Islanders?


Nov 26, 2010 ... Dear Filipino, I'm a Fil-Am based in Hawai'i, and I know of Filipino folks who consider themselves "Asians" and I also know others who consider ...

Urban Dictionary: pacific islander

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"However, a growing number of Filipino-Americans have denied the classification of being "Asian", instead claiming to be "Pacific Islanders", which has ...

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us census bureau to reclassify filipinos from 'asian' to 'pacific islander'


Oct 19, 2015 ... But genetically Filipinos are related to Asians and Pacific Islanders ..... I'm Filipino and know for sure that we have Pacific Islander blood in us.

Are FILIPINOS Asians or pacific islanders ? | Yahoo Answers


Mar 25, 2014 ... "Pacific Islander" refers to those having origins in any of the original peoples of ... have wondered whether FILIPINOS are considered Asians or Pacific Islanders.

Social Security Administration: Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders


Social Security Is Important To Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders ... the United States or a Filipino World War II veteran who served in the organized military ...