What are the 2 major ethnic groups?
American people cite a variety of ethnic backgrounds. The US is a multi-racial and multi-ethnic country.
Percentage of Races in America.
|Rank||Ethnicity||Percentage of Population|
|2||Black or African American (non-Hispanic)||12.30%|
|3||Mexican (of any race)||10.90%|
Which group is the second largest ethnic group?
The Hispanic or Latino population was the second-largest racial or ethnic group, comprising 18.7% of the total population.
Do Filipinos have Spanish blood?
While a sizeable number of Filipinos have Spanish surnames following an 1849 decree that Hispanicised Filipino surnames, chances are most people have a tenuous, or no link to Spanish ancestry. “The notion of being perceived as Hispanic or Latin still has value — it’s a source of pride,” Dr Sales said.
What is the second most populous ethnic group in the US?
Black and African Americans make up the second largest.
What is the largest ethnic group in the geographical division of the country?
They are the largest ethnic group in the geographical division of the country when taken as a single group, numbering some 33.5 million.
|Sorsogon, Masbate||85,000||1975 census|
|Sorsogon, Waray||185,000||1975 census|
What ethnic groups are in Manila?
There are three distinct local ethnic groups in Manila, the natives, the Chinese, and the Spanish. The Chinese and Spanish groups, companies and families control most of the political and financial institutions.