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Facts and Figures

*Source: obamawhitehouse.archives.gov

*Source: obamawhitehouse.archives.gov

Additional Information

  • The primary Asian groups are of Chinese, Indian, and Filipino descent, however, there is no majority ethnicity.
    Source: Pew Research Center
  • According to the United States Census in 2016, 2.5% of veterans identified as Asian American.
    Source: US Census

  • From 2000 to 2015, the Asian population in the United States has been the fastest growing ethnic/racial group with a whopping 72% growth. The Asian population went from 11.9 million to 20.4 million.
    Source: Pew Research Center
  • Asians are expected to be the largest immigrant group by 2055.
    Source: Pew Research Center
  • Within the most recent wave of immigration since 1965, Asians made up 25% of individuals who have moved to the United States
    Source: Pew Research Center
  • The primary Asian groups are of Chinese, Indian, and Filipino descent, however, there is no majority ethnicity.
    Source: Pew Research Center
  • According to the United States Census in 2016, 2.5% of veterans identified as Asian American.
    Source: US Census