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
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 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
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
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 soon replace Cubans as the third largest U.S. Hispanic group, behind Mexicans and Puerto Ricans, according to a Pew Research Hispanic Center study.
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 ?
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 [...]
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
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
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.
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
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.
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
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
Is mass migration from Mexico to the United States a thing of the past? At least for the moment, it is. Last May, the Pew Hispanic Center, in a study based on U.S. and Mexican statistics, reported that net migration from Mexico to this...Show More Summary
Although much has been reported about President Obama's domination of the Hispanic voting bloc in his re-election, there's another, less-hyped group who also helped him to his win: Pew Research Center calls them the "nones," a growing number of Americans with no specific religious affiliation. Show More Summary
Actually, all population: The U.S. birth rate plunged last year to a record low, with the decline being led by immigrant women hit hard by the recession, according to a study released Thursday by the Pew Research Center. The overallShow More Summary
More Latino children are living in poverty than any other ethnic or racial group. According to a Pew Hispanic Center analysis of U.S. Census data, 37.3 percent of poor children were Latino, 30.5 percent were white and 26.6 percent were...Show More Summary
According to a recent Pew Hispanic Center report, a record 23.7 million Latinos are eligible to vote this election year. As we inch closer to November 6, both President Obama and Governor Romney continue their fight to win over...