1 in 5 Americans Have Close Ties Elsewhere
Nearly one in five Americans are either immigrants or were born in the United States to at least one parent from abroad, the Census Bureau said Tuesday. The second generation was more likely to be better educated and earn more and less likely to be living in poverty. “This suggests that the children of immigrants are continuing to assimilate over time as they have in past generations,” said Elizabeth M. Grieco, chief of the bureau’s Foreign-Born Population Branch.
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This report (PDF 3.8MB) offers guidance for community organizations and those who fund social change in how best to harness the power of local media-making for community health improvement. Spanish-language version is now available. Una versión en español de este informe esta en la web.