In 2020, Afro-Latino Americans made up about 2% of the U.S. adult population and 12% of the adult Latino population.
Black men are now on par with American Indian or Alaska Native men as the demographic groups most likely to die from overdoses.
Columbus Day seems to be fading as a widely observed holiday, having come under fire in recent decades from Native American advocates and others.
Kamala Harris embodies trends that have been unfolding over recent decades. As a result, many Americans can see themselves in her story.
Some 6.2 million U.S. adults – or 2.4% of the country’s adult population – report being two or more races.
One-in-seven U.S. infants were multiracial or multiethnic in 2015, nearly triple the share in 1980.
Conducted February-April 2015 | File Release Date: 23 January 2017
The nation’s largest annual demography conference, the Population Association of America meeting, featured new research on topics including couples who live in separate homes, children of multiracial couples, transgender Americans, immigration law enforcement and how climate change affects migration.
Israeli Druze make up roughly 2% of the country’s population and live mostly in the northern regions of the Galilee, Carmel and the Golan Heights. Their tradition dates back to the 11th century and incorporates elements of Islam, Hinduism and even classical Greek philosophy.
Racial identity is far from a straightforward concept, and when multiple strands of identity come together this has the potential to increase the complexity.