Demographics - 10.7% e. How does it compare with other...

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1 Demographics 1. Describe the type of demographic data that is available from the U.S. Census General Characteristics, Social Characteristics, Economic Characteristics, Housing Characteristics. 2. Bureau for the state/region/city you selected. Census Bureau 3. How diverse is the geographical area you selected in terms of ethnic makeup? a. What ethnic groups are the largest and which are the smallest? Hispanic is Largest (29,100), Pacific Islanders/Native Hawaiian (44) b. What is the mean household income for the area selected? $23,397 c. What percentage of the population has an associate degree or higher? 24.4% d. What percentage of the population works in the leisure and hospitality industry?
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Unformatted text preview: 10.7% e. How does it compare with other occupations in the same area? It is the 4 th highest occupation on the list. f. Discuss why you think demographic data might be useful to a manager in the hospitality industry? Demographic data would be useful to a manager in the hospitality industry because they can see the economic level their community is in and gauge what kind of wages they can have for their employees and what kind of employees they can hire. Also the kind of people in their community they may be serving. 2 3 Reference U.S. Census Buearu. (2009). Hemet, Ca. Demographics. Retrieved from http://http://factfinder.census.gov...
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