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Population of Children Under Age 18, by Race/Ethnicity, 1980 and 2008

Population of Children Under Age 18, by Race/Ethnicity, 1980 and 2008
Race/Ethnicity Percent of Children
1980 2008

Source I.1: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Annual Population Estimates

Non-Hispanic White 74.3 56.2
Non-Hispanic Black 14.8 15.2
Hispanic 8.7 21.8
American Indian/Alaska Native 0.9 1.3
Asian/Pacific Islander 1.8 4.4
Two or More Races Data not available 3.3

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