ERIC Number: ED287967
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1986-Mar
Reference Count: 0
We, the Black Americans. No. 3.
Johnson, Dwight L.
Black people constitute the second largest racial group in the United States. The population grew by 17 percent between 1970 and 1980. This booklet provides the following types of information about black Americans: (1) population trends; (2) residence patterns; (3) economic status; (4) employment status; (5) home ownership; (6) voting potential; (7) education; (8) military service; (9) life expectancy; and (10) family composition. The statistical information is presented in 20 charts and graphs. Thirty-four photographs are included. (VM)
Descriptors: Black Businesses, Black Education, Black Family, Black Population Trends, Blacks, Demography, Economic Status, Employment Patterns, Equal Opportunities (Jobs), Family Income, Homeowners, Metropolitan Areas, Quality of Life
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, DC 20402.
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Department of Commerce, Washington, DC.
Note: Third in a series of six documents. For No. 1 and No. 2, see ED 255 421-422; for No. 4, see ED 269 211. Photographs may not reproduce clearly.