(SUMMIT NEWS) New data from the U.S. Census Bureau has found that whites under the age of 16 are now a minority in America for the first time since records began.
Asians had the biggest demographic growth rate at 30% over the last ten years – two thirds of that driven by international migration, while the Hispanic population grew by 20% since 2010. The black population grew by 12% over the decade.
Whites grew by just 4.3%, a deficit explained by declining white fertility and a decrease in births. Whites also have a median age of 43.7, which is by far the highest of any demographic group.
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