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www.prb.org/americasracialandethnicminorities

As the century began, the U.S. population was 87 percent white. The nonwhite minority was composed primarily of black Americans living in the rural South.

talkpoverty.org/basics

African American Poverty Rate: 18.8% (8.1 million people). Percentage of African Americans who fell below the poverty line in 2019 ...

www.jbhe.com/news_views/64_degrees.html

Overall, 32.6 percent of the non-Hispanic white population over the age of 25 holds a college degree compared to 19.6 percent of adult blacks. This percentage ...

www.nbcnews.com/politics/meet-the-press/coronavirus-risk-african-americans-tied-more-race-n1182146

Apr 12, 2020 ... A Centers for Disease Control and Prevention study of the virus found that 33 percent of those who have been hospitalized are African American ...

www.catalyst.org/research/women-of-color-in-the-united-states

Feb 1, 2021 ... Percentage of Total Women in US Population (2019), Percentage of Total Women in US Population ... Black or African American, 12.9%, 15.2%.

www.cnbc.com/2020/05/27/as-us-coronavirus-deaths-cross-100000-black-americans-bear-disproportionate-share-of-fatalities.html

May 27, 2020 ... Black Americans continue to make up a disproportionate share of ... The CDC found that a higher percentage of patients with underlying ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK44251

The African American population is increasing in diversity as greater numbers of immigrants arrive from Africa and the Caribbean. Indeed, 6 percent of all blacks in ...

www.ruralhome.org/storage/research_notes/rrn-race-and-ethnicity-web.pdf

African Americans were the largest minority group in rural and small town areas. However, as of. 2010 Hispanics comprise 9.3 percent of the rural population ...

www.americanprogress.org/issues/race/reports/2020/05/07/484742/health-disparities-race-ethnicity

May 7, 2020 ... 13.8 percent of African Americans reported having fair or poor health compared with 8.3 percent of non-Hispanic whites. Eighty percent of African ...

www.theverge.com/2020/4/8/21213974/african-americans-covid-19-coronavirus-race-disparities

Apr 8, 2020 ... That's despite African Americans only making up about 30 percent of the city's population. “Those numbers take your breath away.” “Those ...