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New Report Shows Shifting Religious Landscape for Hispanics, Many of Whom Are “Unaffiliated”

According to a new report by the Pew Research Center, 18% of Hispanics are unaffiliated with any religion (including 3% who are atheist or agnostic) -- and 24% of Hispanic adults are former Catholics:

4 Things You May Not Know About Housing and Race

"When we talk about race... there's a divide when it comes to home ownership and the creation of wealth," said Mark Hugo Lopez, director of Hispanic research at the Pew Research Center. With US economic inequality at an all-time high,...Show More Summary

The Insider: Dr. Garth Graham, President of the Aetna Foundation

A recent study from the Pew Research Center found that African Americans and Hispanics between the ages of 18-49 are more likely than other groups to gather health information from their phones. As both groups experience disparitiesShow More Summary

Citizen Obama

According to the Pew Research Center's Hispanic Trends Project, Latino voters gave President Barack Obama 71 percent of their 2012 election votes. The margin was so thorough that it seemed like a no-brainer that the U.S. Congress would rapidly move an immigration reform package through both houses of Congress. Show More Summary

Study: Latinos and Asian Americans Believe Deportation Relief More Important Than Citizenship

Latinos and Asian-Americans believe that it is more important for undocumented immigrants to receive deportation relief than for them to receive citizenship, according to a new poll released by the Pew Hispanic Center on Thursday. The post Study: Latinos and Asian Americans Believe Deportation Relief More Important Than Citizenship appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Latino high school students find a voice in 'The Graduates/Los Graduados'

Earlier this year, the Pew Hispanic Center reported that the number of Hispanic youth dropping out of high school hit a record low. Despite the decrease, issues like teen pregnancy, over-crowded schools and pressure to contribute toShow More Summary

Study: Illegal Immigration May Be on the Rise Again

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The several-year decline in the number of unauthorized immigrants estimated to be living in the United States has flattened out and may be reversing, according to a new report from the PEW Research Center’s Hispanic Trends project. As...Show More Summary

Chicago has 5th largest Hispanic community in U.S.

Chicago has the fifth largest Hispanic population in the U.S., according to data released Thursday by the Pew Research Center Hispanic Trends Project. Here are some other interesting facts about the Chicago area Hispanic community: 1)...Show More Summary

Study: More Hispanics Get News in English

A recent study by the Pew Research Hispanic Center says more Spanish speakers are getting their news in English. That’s good news for local TV stations since the number of Spanish speaking adults who choose television as their main source...Show More Summary

More Hispanics getting their news online & in English

Pew Research Hispanic Center Internet news sources have vastly outpaced newspapers among Hispanics, a new Pew Research study of news consumption finds. 56 percent of Hispanics surveyed by Pew said they get news from the Internet on a typical … Read more

Salvadorans May Replace Cubans as Third Largest US Hispanic Group

Salvadorans may soon replace Cubans as the third largest U.S. Hispanic group, behind Mexicans and Puerto Ricans, according to a Pew Research Hispanic Center study.

Hispanic high school graduates pass whites in college enrollment rate

It just so happens that in the same week that a co-author of a Heritage Foundation immigration study resigned for suggesting that Hispanics have lower IQs than whites, the Pew Research Hispanic Center released a new analysis showing that Hispanic … Continue reading ?

Hispanic College Enrollment Rate Overtakes White Enrollment

A Pew Research Center report released Thursday notes that Hispanic college enrollment reached a record high for the class of 2012, surpassing the rate of white enrollment for the first time. Pew shows that 69 percent of Hispanic high school graduates enrolled in college compared to 67 percent of whites, a jump from just under [...]

What the Hell am I supposed to make of the new Pew report?

I find myself seriously puzzled by a new report from the Pew Research Center, which shows that Hispanic high school graduates are now enrolling in college at a greater rate than white graduates.  Or to be more specific, I find myself...Show More Summary

Number of Immigrants Overstaying Visas Plummeted After 9/11

The number of illegal immigrants in the United States has not changed significantly since 2005; the Pew Hispanic Center estimated from the March 2005 Current Population Survey and Department of Homeland Security reports that there were between 11.5 and 12 million unauthorized migrants, a number approximating the number of illegal immigrants today. Show More Summary

Oh, those pesky foreigners...

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Percentage of the U.S. population that is foreign-born: 13 Percentage that was foreign-born in 1913: 15 Data from the Pew Hispanic Center, via Harper's Index, February 2013.

Closing the Digital Divide: Latinos and Technology Adoption

According to Pew Research Hispanic Center’s new report, Closing the Digital Divide: Latinos and Technology Adoption, the “digital divide” between Latinos and other ethnic groups is closing. The Pew report examines 2012 social media, digital technology, and mobile technology use among Latinos, whites, and blacks. Show More Summary

Report Suggests a Digital Divide Among Latinos

The report, by the Pew Hispanic Center, said that while a digital divide between Latino Americans and white Americans may be closing, a divide still exists between native- and foreign-born Latinos.

Hugh Hewitt: Immigration Reform and School Choice

According to the Pew Research Hispanic Center, there are 1 million children among the nation’s illegal immigrant population, as well as 4.5 million children who are citizens but whose parents are not in the coun

Sustainable Businesses Need to Focus on Latinos

The Latino population is the fastest growing demographic in the United States. According to the Pew Hispanic Center, approximately 800,000 Hispanic residents turn 18 every year. Those numbers speak volumes to political analysts, whoShow More Summary

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