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Please note that these numbers cannot be compared to Census race data from 1980, 1990, 2000, 2010 because these 2012 estimates do not include an "Other Races" category.
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To get the most out of this indicator . . .
· What’s the racial make-up of your county (e.g. how many people are in each race category)?
· Is the local population becoming more or less diverse?
· Are specific groups experiencing more growth than others?
· Look at the county rankings for your state and/or view maps to see how your county compares to others.
· Download data for your county or state to view the total number of people in each race category.
· Use the U.S. Census Bureau’s American FactFinder to learn more about specific racial groups. Many indicators at this site report data by race. See http://factfinder2.census.gov.
· Take a Big Picture view of your county.
· If you have specific questions, send us an e-mail.