Category Archives: Population

2010 Census Shows Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders Surpassed One Million

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Tweet Written by: Lindsay Hixson and Nicholas A. Jones According to the 2010 Census, 1.2 million people, or 0.4 percent of all people in the United States, identified as Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander (NHPI), either alone or in … Continue reading

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Memorial Day: A Look at Veterans in America Today

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Tweet Written By: Melissa Chiu As we honor those soldiers who have given their lives to their country this Memorial Day, we can also take the opportunity to better understand America’s veterans. The American Community Survey provides a profile of … Continue reading

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Majority of Infants Now Minorities

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Tweet Written by: Alexa Jones-Puthoff Census Bureau population estimates released today revealed a major demographic milestone. For the first time, a majority of our population under age 1 is minority. That means that more than 50 percent were some group … Continue reading

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Introducing the Boom State of North Dakota

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Tweet Written by: Alexa Kennedy Jones-Puthoff Every year, except in the year after a decennial census is conducted, the Census Bureau releases population estimates for the nation’s more than 3,000 counties and equivalents, along with Puerto Rico’s municipios. Yesterday, we … Continue reading

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Since the Census, New Patterns of Metro and Micro Growth

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Tweet Written by: Marc Perry Except for the year after the decennial census, the Census Bureau annually publishes population estimates for all metropolitan and micropolitan statistical areas. Today, we released the first such estimates since the 2010 Census and they … Continue reading

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