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Unformatted text preview: Segregation Racial Attitudes in America New America Media: Deep Divisions, Shared Destiny Poll http:// news.newamericamedia.org/ news/view_custom.html?custom _page_id=289 New America Media Deep Divisions, Shared Destiny Poll Sample Size 1,105 Interviews Date of Interviews August-September, 2007 Margin of Error 3 Percentage Points Language of Interviews English, Spanish, Mandarin, Cantonese, New America Media Deep Divisions, Shared Destiny Poll Sample Size 1,105 Interviews Date of Interviews August-September, 2007 Margin of Error 3 Percentage Points Language of Interviews English, Spanish, Mandarin, Cantonese, Korean, Vietnamese, Tagalog African Americans Hispanics Asians 400 350 355 Country of Origin 45 90 20 55 10 80 0 20 40 60 80 100 Hispanics Blacks Asians Foreign Born U.S. Born Age 68 57 58 32 43 42 0 20 40 60 80 Hispanic African American Asian 45+ 18-44 Annual Household Income 62 68 39 38 32 61 0 20 40 60 80 Hispanic African American Asian $50,000 or more Less than $50,000 Educational Attainment 88 83 51 12 17 49 0 20 40 60 80 100 Hispanic African American Asian College Degree or Higher Less than a College Degree Deep Divisions, Shared Destiny Poll: Major Findings Substantial demographic and socioeconomic differences between African Americans, Asians and Latinos. Poll indicates that racial tension exists among the African American, Asian and Latino communities. There are contrasting opinions about what America promises and delivers as a society. Deep Divisions, Shared Destiny Poll: Major Findings High levels of ethnic isolation exist among groups. There are strong reasons to be optimistic about the future of race relations in the U.S. Significant percentage of African Americans, Asians and Latinos consider the coverage of problems related to race in the ethnic media to be irresponsible. Racial Tension in the U.S. 79 65 37 14 27 36 0 20 40 60 80 100 Hispanics African Americans Asians Very Important Problem Somewhat important Problem Racial Tension in the U.S 26 35 54 34 39 46 20 40 0 20 40 60 80 100 Chinese Korean Vietnamese Filipino Very Important Problem Somewhat Important Problem Who do you feel more comfortable doing business with: Whites, Asians or Blacks? Hispanic Respondents 61 4 3 32 0 10 20 30 40 50 60 70 Whites Asians Blacks No Preference Who do you feel more comfortable doing business with: Whites, Asians or Hispanics?...
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