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Unformatted text preview: an ethnic background associated with being African-American but in reality he or she could be French or Italian because of where they could be from and how they live. Three examples of racial groups are Chinese, Whites, and Vietnamese. In the table information provided in table 1.1 on page 5 the Chinese are 0.9 percent of the United States population. Whites are a total of 75.1 percent of the population and Vietnamese are 0.4 percent of the population as of the year 2000. Three examples of ethnic groups are Germans, Italians, and Poles. In the table information provided in table 1.1 on page 5 the ethnic group Germans is 10.8 percent of the United States population. Italians are 3.2 percent of the population and Poles are 3.0 percent of the population as of the year 2000....
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- Ethnic group, 3.2 percent, 0.9 percent, 0.4 percent, 3.0 percent