All posts tagged "census bureau"

  • A crowd cheers during Radio Seoul's Youth Talent Show Saturday night at center stage inside Seoul International Park during the 42nd Los Angeles Korean Festival. (Korea Times)
    Korean is the 5th most-used language in LA, 4th in OC

    Korean is the sixth most-used non-English language in the United States, according to new American Community Survey data. In Los Angeles County, which houses the largest Korean population outside of Korea, Korean was the fourth-most used non-English...

    • Posted November 16, 2015
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  • Spectators watch the Korean Parade Saturday in Los Angeles' Koreatown. (The Korea Times)
    US Korean population by the numbers

    The total population, excluding those of mixed race, was 1,476,577. The average age was 38.6 years, with a ratio of 54.9 females to 46.2 males.  Here are statistics on the Korean population from new 2014 data released...

    • Posted October 1, 2015
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    US Korean median incomes and population both up: Census Bureau

    Korean population in the U.S. passes 1.8 million for the first time, with average yearly family income of $71,664 as of 2014  The Korea Times Los Angeles staff The Korean population in the United States has passed...

    • Posted September 24, 2015
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  • Spectators watch the Korean Parade Saturday in Los Angeles' Koreatown. (The Korea Times)
    Number of first-generation Koreans in US passes one million

    The number of first-generation Koreans — those who immigrated to the U.S. after being born in South Korea — has passed one million but is on the decline in percentage to second-generation Korean Americans, according to an...

    • Posted December 4, 2014
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  • In the U.S., one in five does not speak English at home

    About one in five Americans do not speak English at home, according to recent U.S. Census Bureau data. An all-time high of about 61 million people, or about 20.8 percent, speak a language other than English at...

    • Posted October 15, 2014
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  • A high percentage of Asian Americans are STEM majors

    According to a U.S. Census Bureau report A high percentage of Asian Americans employed in the U.S. have bachelor’s degrees in STEM — science, technology, engineering or mathematics — majors, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report Thursday. The...

    • Posted July 11, 2014
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  • Asians have highest suicide rate among elderly women in the U.S.

    Asian women have the highest suicide rate among elderly women in the U.S., according to a Census Bureau report Monday. Between 2005 and 2010, the average rate of suicide among Asian American women over the age of...

    • Posted July 1, 2014
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