September 25, 2016
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Hispanic Growth Continues To Outpace Projections

 NEW YORK - Â– Hispanic growth across the U.S. continues to outpace projections, according to the 2010 U.S. Census results released this week for Texas, South Dakota, Oklahoma and Illinois. According to the new data:

 

  • In Texas, Hispanics account for 65% of the overall state population growth – 1 out of every 3 individuals is Hispanic.

 

  • Minorities accounted for all growth among the total state population in Illinois and Hispanics contributed 72% of all minority growth in the state.

 

  • The Hispanic population in South Dakota more than doubled from 2000-2010.

 

  • In Oklahoma, Hispanics accounted for nearly 51% of the overall state population growth.

 

STATE

HISPANICS

2000

2009

2010

% DIFF. 2010 CENSUS VS. 2009 ACS ESTIMATE

COUNT DIFF. 2010 CENSUS VS. 2009 ACS ESTIMATE

% GROWTH 2000-2010 CENSUS

COUNT DIFF. 2000-2010 CENSUS

2000 CENSUS HISPANIC SHARE OF STATE POPULATION

2010 CENSUS HISPANIC SHARE OF STATE POPULATION

CENSUS

ACS ESTIMATE

CENSUS

RELEASED FEB 17, 2011

                 

ALL STATE POPULATION

                 

TEXAS

6,669,666

9,149,688

9 460 921

3.4%

311,233

41.8%

2,791,255

32.0%

37.6%

RELEASED FEB 16, 2011

                 

ALL STATE POPULATION

                 

SOUTH DAKOTA

10,903

20,107

 22 119

10.0%

2,012

102.9%

11,216

1.4%

2.7%

RELEASED FEB 15, 2011

           


STORY TAGS: HISPANIC NEWS, LATINO NEWS, MEXICAN NEWS, MINORITY NEWS, CIVIL RIGHTS, DISCRIMINATION, RACISM, DIVERSITY, LATINA, RACIAL EQUALITY, BIAS, EQUALITY



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