The high school dropout rate among U.S. Hispanics has fallen to a new low, a decline that comes alongside a long-term increase in Hispanic college enrollment.
The U.S. Latino population, the principal driver of U.S. demographic growth since 2000, has itself evolved during this time.
Federal officials are considering major changes in how they ask Americans about their race and ethnicity.
The number of migrant apprehensions at the U.S.-Mexico border rose by 42% in October and November of 2016 compared with the same two-month period in 2015.
Latinos made progress on household income, poverty and jobs in 2015 after years of little or no economic gains, but they have lagged in building personal wealth.