Latino Demographic Growth in Metropolitan Chicago

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Abstract

Analyzes 2000 U.S. census data to report on demographic shifts in Metropolitan Chicago since 1990. Findings include Latino population increased by 568,000 to 1.4 million; 2/3 of Latino population growth took place in suburbs; 17.4% of the local population is Latino; Latino population growth kept the population of the city from decreasing; and people of Mexican origin comprise 75 percent of the entire area’s Latino population.

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Attribute NameValues
Document Type
  • Report

Creator
  • Wei Sun

  • Sung Chun

  • Rob Paral

  • Timothy Ready

Date Created
  • 2004-12-01

Subject
  • Citizenship and Civic Partership

  • Regional Research

Language
  • English

Record Visibility and Access Public
Content License
  • All rights reserved

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