ERIC Number: ED449050
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Statistical Handbook on Racial Groups in the United States.
Heaton, Tim B.; Chadwick, Bruce A.; Jacobson, Cardell K.
This handbook contains more than 400 charts and tables covering data on Non-Hispanic Whites, Native Americans, and African, Hispanic, and Asian Americans. The handbook presents a broad range of data on demographic context; education; economics and employment; health, well-being, and lifestyles; family; sex, fertility, and contraception; religion; crime and delinquency; and political participation. The handbook documents differences and similarities among the racial groups. It presents shifting trends and helps the reader to understand the importance of racial differences. The handbook provides a list of sources for further reference. (BT)
Descriptors: Demography, Ethnic Groups, Ethnology, Race, Racial Differences, Reference Materials, Social Indicators, Social Science Research, Statistical Data, Statistics, Tables (Data)
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Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data
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Identifiers - Location: United States