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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 ...

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

Notes. Population and demographic data on are based on analysis of the Census Bureau's March Current Population Survey (CPS; Annual Social and Economic Supplement) and may differ from other population estimates published yearly by the Census Bureau. U.S. and state population data displayed on this site are ...

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

Both public policy and private institutional and communal actions have created inequalities based on race. To be sure, groups defined as "ethnically" different have been discriminated against in the U.S. too, but not in ways that had nearly as dramatic an impact. Indeed, those "ethnic" groups that suffered from severe ...

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.statista.com/statistics/270272/percentage-of-us-population-by-ethnicities

As of 2014, about 17.4 percent of the U.S. population was of Hispanic origin. Race and ethnicity in the U.S.. For decades, America was a melting pot of the racial and ethnical diversity of its population. The number of people of different ethnic groups in the United States has been growing steadily over the last decade, as has ...

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) ...

courses.lumenlearning.com/boundless-sociology/chapter/race-and-ethnicity-in-the-u-s

Moreover, the emphasis on racial distinctions often led to the lack of acknowledgement or over-simplification of the great ethnic diversity of the country's population. For example, the racial category of “white” or European American fails to reflect that members of this group hail from very different countries. Similarly, the racial ...

www.livescience.com/33903-difference-race-ethnicity.html

May 9, 2012 ... Race and ethnicity can obviously overlap, but they are distinct. For example, a Japanese-American would probably consider herself a member of the Japanese or East Asian race, but, if she doesn't engage in any of the practices or customs of her ancestors, she might not identify with the ethnicity, but might ...