4._Asian_American_Communities_and_Ethnic_Enclaves

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Asian American Communities and Ethnic Enclaves
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Asian American Demographics Nativity Nearly 90 %of the total population were natives, compared with about 31 percent of Asians. In 2000, similar proportions of Asians were naturalized citizens and noncitizens (34 % each). 69% of all Asians were foreign born. However,
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Immigration Status Foreign-born Citizenship In 2000, the majority of the foreign-born Asian population (76%) had entered the United States in the past 20 years. 43% of the foreign-born Asian population entered from 1990 to 2000. 85 % or more of foreign– born Cambodians, Among the detailed Asian groups, Asian Indian, Pakistani, and Thai were the three groups with the highest proportions of noncitizens (about 45 percent each). Filipino had the lowest proportion (26 percent) of non-citizens, followed by
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Asian American English Ability
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Asian American English Ability Almost four-fifths of Asians spoke a language other than English at
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This note was uploaded on 10/12/2011 for the course ETHS 220 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '11 term at S.F. State.

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