Unformatted text preview: every eight Americans is an immigrant, which is close to 12 percent. It is expected to consist mainly of the Latino, Hispanic and Asian population. The Latino population, already the nation’s largest minority group, will triple in size and will account for most of the nation’s population growth from 2005 through 2050. Hispanics will make up 29% of the U.S. population in 2050, compared with 14% in 2005. I expect the demographic trend to have the greatest impact on my state in the next ten years would be the generation that is coming upon their retirement age, this is a very large generation of people and I believe this will have a huge impact on our Social Security system. In fact it may actually put an end to Social Security due to lack of funding....
View Full Document
- Spring '11
- Immigration to the United States, greatest impact, human services delivery, present available statistics