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Countdown, a demographic profile of Asian and Pacific Islanders in Washington State

Countdown, a demographic profile of Asian and Pacific Islanders in Washington State

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Published by The Commission in Seattle, Wash. (671 S. Jackson St., Seattle 98104) .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Washington (State)
    • Subjects:
    • Asian Americans -- Washington (State) -- Statistics.,
    • Pacific Islander Americans -- Washington (State) -- Statistics.,
    • Washington (State) -- Population -- Statistics.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementprepared by the Washington State Commission on Asian American Affairs.
      ContributionsWashington (State). Commission on Asian American Affairs.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF900.O6 C68 1982
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 28 p. :
      Number of Pages28
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2819333M
      LC Control Number83621194

      A Report on the Status of Ohio’s Asian American Pacific Islander Community Page 4 A REPORT ON THE STATUS OF OHIO ’S ASIAN AMERICAN PACIFIC ISLANDER COMMUNITY Decem Dear Governor Strickland, On behalf of your Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) Advisory Council, I am pleased to inform you that our report is ready for delivery. A Community of Contrasts: Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians and Pacific Islanders in Los Angeles County addresses this critical problem by bringing together the latest data on our communities. The report does two things. First, it provides key characteristics of Asian American and NHPI communities disaggregated by ethnic Size: 2MB.

      The Hidden Academic pportunity Gaps Among Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders: hat Disaggregated Data eveals in Washington State vii Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPIs) are a remarkably diverse community, comprising 48 different ethnic subgroups that speak over different languages and represent a rangeFile Size: 3MB. Click on a state to view related charts and data. The Census was the first census to record native Hawaiians and Pacific Islanders as a race distinct from Asians as a whole. The population identified as Pacific Islander/Native Hawaiian, about.1 percent of the .

        The State of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders Ap , am Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders, or AAPI, are a significant . Asians and Pacific Islanders in the United States examines in comprehensive detail the most rapidly growing and quickly changing minority group in the United States. Once a small population, this group is now recognized by official census counts and by society as a diverse people, comprised of Japanese, Chinese, Koreans, Filipinos, Hawaiians.


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Document Distribution of Seattle Asians. Commission of Asian Affairs. Countdown: A Demographic Profile of Asian and Pacific Islanders in Washington State (Seattle, ), p. Asian Pacific Islander Demographics and Census Data, Asians and Pacific Islanders, New At over 10% of the state population, Asian Americans are the fastest growing racial group in New Jersey.

This report tells the story of this diverse, heterogeneous community through an in-depth analysis of Family and Social Issues, Public Education, Economic.

"Asians in the United States," from Commission of Asian Affairs, Countdown: A Demographic Profile of Asian and Pacific Islanders in Washington State (Seattle: The Commission, ), p. "Asians in Washington," from Countdown, p. "Asians by Census Tract -- Distribution of Seattle Asians, ," from Countdown, p.

Published by Jersey Promise At over 10% of the state population, Asian Americans are the fastest growing racial group in New Jersey. This report tells the story of this diverse, heterogeneous community through an in-depth analysis of Family and Social Issues, Public Education, Economic Opportunity, Health Care, Immigration and Justice, and Civic Participation.

One of the biggest achievements for Asian and Pacific Islanders was Hawaii, which became an official U.S. State in There are many notable Asian and Pacific Islander Americans mentioned throughout this book; Patsy Takemoto Mink, who became the first woman of color elected to Congress inand Dalip Saund the first Asian and Pacific.

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Asian-American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month: May A host of statistical information on the Asian and Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander population groups.

ity,” Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders a demographic profile of Asian and Pacific Islanders in Washington State book to face hardships in U.S. society: in the aftermath of the Cold War and conflicts in Vietnam and the Middle East, many Asian American and Pacific Islander ethnic groups have been castigated as enemies, aliens.

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3 No. 2 (July ); News Tribune (Tacoma) September. 1 Center for American Progress | State of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders Series: Introduction and summary Introduction and summary Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders, or AAPIs, are the two fastest-growing populations in the United States, growing by an average of 46 percent and 40 per-File Size: 2MB.

The Asian and Pacific Islander population is young. InAsians and Pacific Islanders were younger than non-Hispanic Whites. Twenty-six percent of Asians and Pacific Islanders were un compared with 23 percent of non-Hispanic Whites; while 7 percent of Asians and Pacific Islanders were 65 and over, compared with 14 percent of non File Size: KB.

Asian/Pacific American (APA) or Asian/Pacific Islander (API) is a term sometimes used in the United States to include both Asian Americans and Pacific Islands Americans. The U.S. Department of Labor Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs defined Asian-Pacific Islander as "A person with origins in any of the original peoples of the Far East, Southeast Asia, South Asia, or the Pacific.

Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders and discrimination Asian Americans have a long history in the United States with the earliest settle- ments composed of Filipino sailors in the mids.

The Asian and Pacific Islander Population in the U.S. ERIC Digest. by Schwartz, Wendy. There are an estimated 12 million Asian and Pacific Islander Americans (APIAs) in the United States, or about 4 percent of the total population (compared with African Americans, at 12.

most other Asian Americans or for Pacific Islanders. Bythe number of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (API) had increased to million. Inthe number was million.1 Inthe number of APIs, alone or in combination with another race, was projected at million—eleven times the API population in contrast, Pacific Islanders had median household incomes that were slightly below those among whites, averaging about $55, from to Income and Poverty Part of the “State of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders” Series By Karthick Ramakrishnan and Farah Z.

Asian and Pacific Islander American Heritage Month is a period for the duration of the month of May in the United States to recognize the contributions and influence of Asian Americans and Pacific Islander Americans to the history, culture, and achievements of the United : May.

Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPIs) at midlife and older in rela-tion to caregiving. We drew on Census data, AARP research, and external sources for information on the current state of caregiving among Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders, especially those age 50 and older.

Most of the. A Community of Contrasts: Asian Americans, and Native Hawaiians and Pacific Islanders in Orange County attempts to address the invisibility of those most in need in our communities by providing the latest data on Asian Americans and NHPI from the U.S.

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The report, released in Hawai‘i on Octo. Americans of Asian and Pacific Islander heritage have made great contributions to this nation. Enjoy our collection of books about and for Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders.

(5.) P.M. Ong and S.J. Hee, Twenty Million inThe State of Asian Pacific Americans: A Public Policy Report (Los Angeles, CA: Center for Pacific Rim Studies, University of California, Los Angeles, ); U.S.

Census Bureau, "Census Redistricting Data (Public Law )," U.S. Census Bureau.About. The Asian-American & Pacific Islander Center (AAPISC) is part of Multicultural Student Services (MSS). It is a multipurpose space promoting academic excellence, leadership development, and social "Center" is a home base for any student to collaborate with departments, colleges, and community partners.