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Total Claims of White Racial Background, ...of Black / African American Racial Background, ...of Asian Racial Background, ...of American Indian / Alaska Native Racial Background, ...of Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander Racial Background, ...of Some Other

2000 - 2010
Source

U.S. Census Bureau - Census of Population and Housing, 2000 Summary File 1 Table P9

Description

Race is a self-identification data item in which respondents choose the race or races with which they most closely identify. These counts reflect the total number of times a particular racial category was claimed. These ARE NOT counts of people. One pe

Background

In 1997, after a lengthy analysis and public comment period, the Federal Office of Management and Budget (OMB) revised the standards for how the Federal government would collect and present data on race and ethnicity. The new guidelines reflect "the incre

Further Information

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