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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Race_and_ethnicity_in_the_United_States

... but also the Bureau's own official Population Estimates, omit the "some other race" category and include most of the people in this group in the white population, thus including the vast majority (about 90%) of Hispanic and Latino Americans in the white population. For an example of ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Race_and_ethnicity_in_the_United_States_Census

In 2001, the National Institutes of Health adopted the new language to comply with the revisions to Directive 15, as did the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission of the United States Department of Labor in 2007. See Race and ethnicity (EEO).

www.iowadatacenter.org/aboutdata/raceclassification

Ethnicity Categories. Hispanic or Latino: A person of Cuban, Mexican, Puerto Rican, South or Central American, or other Spanish culture or origin, regardless of race. The term, "Spanish origin", can be used in addition to "Hispanic or Latino" . Not Hispanic or Latino ...

www.diffen.com/difference/Ethnicity_vs_Race

So while a Caucasian person in the United States may share certain racial characteristics with a Caucasian person from France, the two people have different ethnic backgrounds — one American, the other French. They will likely speak different languages most of the time, have different traditions, and may even have ...

www.pbs.org/race/000_About/002_04-experts-03-02.htm

What is the difference between race and ethnicity? Dalton Conley. While race and ethnicity share an ideology of common ancestry, they differ in several ways. ... There are many who don't believe that racial divisions are much different from ethnicity-based divisions; i.e., what African Americans have faced in this country is ...

www.kff.org/other/state-indicator/distribution-by-raceethnicity

American Indian/Alaska Native. Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander. Two Or More Races. Total. United States. Alabama. Alaska. Arizona. Arkansas. California . Colorado. Connecticut. Delaware. District of Columbia. Florida. Georgia. Hawaii. Idaho. Illinois. Indiana. Iowa. Kansas. Kentucky. Louisiana. Maine. Maryland.

www.census.gov/topics/population/race/about.html

Jan 12, 2017 ... The U.S. Census Bureau must adhere to the 1997 Office of Management and Budget (OMB) standards on race and ethnicity which guide the Census Bureau ... OMB requires five minimum categories: White, Black or African American, American Indian or Alaska Native, Asian, and Native Hawaiian or Other ...

www2.palomar.edu/anthro/ethnicity/ethnic_6.htm

Jul 14, 2008 ... American Indian and Alaska Native, 2,475,956, 0.9%. --- Asian. 10,242,998. 3.6% . --- Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander, 398,835, 0.1%. --- Some other race (see note 2), 15,359,073, 5.5%. --- Two or more races (see note 3), 6,826,228, 2.4%. Ethnicity: (see note 4). --- Hispanic or Latino (of any race) ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2882688

This interpretation is consistent with the thesis of the declining significance of race and ethnicity in American society. Others see new racial divisions arising as some immigrant groups are allowed to integrate with an expanded and privileged white population, while other groups are “racialized” as disadvantaged brown and ...