All posts tagged "data"

  • deport
    Number of Korean immigrants facing deportation on decline

    By The Korea Times Los Angeles staff The number of Koreans on trial for deportation by U.S. immigration authorities have been decreasing five years in a row. According to a recent data from the Transactional Records Access...

    • Posted December 17, 2015
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  • hawaii
    Hawaii Korean population falls slightly

    Although the overall Korean population in the United States rose by 11.3 percent from 2009 to 2014, it fell slightly in Hawaii, according to American Community Survey data taken from the U.S. Census Bureau. The state’s Korean...

    • Posted December 8, 2015
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  • pop
    US Korean population rises 11.3 percent in five years

    By Kim Chul-soo The Korean population in the United States has risen by 11.3 percent in the last five years to more than 1.45 million as of 2014, according to a report by the American Community Survey....

    • Posted December 3, 2015
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  • (Yonhap)
    S. Korea life expectancy rises to 82

    SEJONG (Yonhap) — South Korean babies born in 2014 are expected to live more than 82 years as medical advances and efforts to maintain a healthy lifestyle reduce death risks, a government report showed Thursday. According to...

    • Posted December 3, 2015
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  • birth, baby
    Birth rate for Korean women in the US among lowest of all immigrant groups

    By Kim Sang-mok Birth rate among Korean women in the United State is among the lowest of all immigrant groups, according to recent data from the Center for Immigration Studies. The data, based on American Community Survey...

    • Posted December 1, 2015
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  • 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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  • (Korea Times file)
    US adult smoker rate drops to an all-time low of 17%

    The rate of adults who smoke cigarettes in the United States has dropped to 16.8 percent, the lowest in recorded history. According to a report by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention Sunday, numbers from last...

    • Posted November 16, 2015
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