American Indian and Alaska Native Populations

  1. Population Estimates
    Population by race for current and past dates may be found here. Annual and monthly estimates are available by race at the national level, and for selected dates at the state and county levels.
  2. Population Projections
    Population projections provide population by race for future dates. They are available at the national and state levels.
  3. 2000 Census
  4. The 1990 Census
    The 1990 census provides a rich source of race data. You may extract 1990 census data from the Summary Tape Files using our American FactFinder.

    Characteristics of American Indians by Tribe and Language
    1990 CP-3-7

    Various data tables based on the 1990 Census:


    Race and Hispanic Origion Population Density of the United States: 1990

  5. Historical Census Statistics on Population Totals By Race, 1790 to 1990, and By Hispanic Origin, 1970 to 1990, For The United States, Regions, Divisions, and States
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  6. Statistical Briefs:
  7. American Community Survey

Race and Ethnic Classifications Used in Census 2000 and Beyond

Background Information Related to Racial and Ethnic Classifications in Census 2000 The federal government is considering changes in the guidelines for classifying race and ethnic data.

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