Filipino Americans

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Filipino Americans
Mga Pilipinong Amerikano
Total population
4,037,564[1]
1.23% of the U.S. population (2017)
Regions with significant populations
Western United States, Hawaii, especially in metropolitan areas, and elsewhere as of 2010
California1,474,707[2]
Hawaii342,095[3]
Illinois139,090[4]
Texas137,713[5]
Washington137,083[6]
New Jersey126,793[7]
New York126,129[8]
Nevada123,891[9]
Florida122,691[10]
Languages
English (American, Philippine),[11]
Tagalog (Filipino),[11]
Ilocano, Pangasinan, Kapampangan, Bikol, Visayan languages (Cebuano, Hiligaynon, Waray), and other languages of the Philippines.[11]
Spanish (Chavacano), Chinese (Hokkien, Mandarin)
Religion
65% Roman Catholicism
21% Protestantism
8% Irreligion
1% Buddhism[12]
Related ethnic groups
Overseas Filipinos

Filipino Americans are people with Filipino ethnicity who are citizens, nationals, or residents of the United States.

References[change | change source]

  1. "ASIAN ALONE OR IN ANY COMBINATION BY SELECTED GROUPS". U.S. Census Bureau, 2017 American Community Survey 1-Year Estimates. U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved 12 February 2019. 4,037,564 +/-48,784 horizontal tab character in |quote= at position 10 (help)
  2. "California". Profile of General Population and Housing Characteristics: 2010. United States Census Bureau. 2010. Retrieved 7 December 2014.
  3. "Hawaii". Profile of General Population and Housing Characteristics: 2010. United States Census Bureau. 2010. Retrieved 5 December 2014.
  4. "Illinois". Profile of General Population and Housing Characteristics: 2010. United States Census Bureau. 2010. Retrieved 5 December 2014.
  5. "Texas". Profile of General Population and Housing Characteristics: 2010. United States Census Bureau. 2010. Retrieved 5 December 2014.
  6. "Washington". Profile of General Population and Housing Characteristics: 2010. United States Census Bureau. 2010. Retrieved 5 December 2014.
  7. "New Jersey". Profile of General Population and Housing Characteristics: 2010. United States Census Bureau. 2010. Retrieved 5 December 2014.
  8. "New York". Profile of General Population and Housing Characteristics: 2010. United States Census Bureau. 2010. Retrieved 5 December 2014.
  9. "Nevada". Profile of General Population and Housing Characteristics: 2010. United States Census Bureau. 2010. Retrieved 5 December 2014.
  10. "Florida". Profile of General Population and Housing Characteristics: 2010. United States Census Bureau. 2010. Retrieved 5 December 2014.
  11. 11.0 11.1 11.2 Melen McBride, RN, PhD. "HEALTH AND HEALTH CARE OF FILIPINO AMERICAN ELDERS". Stanford University School of Medicine. Stanford University. Retrieved 8 June 2011.CS1 maint: multiple names: authors list (link)
  12. "Asian Americans: A Mosaic of Faiths, Chapter 1: Religious Affiliation". The Pew Forum on Religion & Public Life. Pew Research Center. 19 July 2012. Retrieved 18 August 2014. Religious Affiliations Among U.S. Asian American Groups - Filipino: 89% Christian (21% Protestant (12% Evangelical, 9% Mainline), 65% Catholic, 3% Other Christian), 1% Buddhist, 0% Muslim, 0% Sikh, 0% Jain, 2% Other religion, 8% Unaffiliated[not in the source given]
    "Asian Americans: A Mosaic of Faiths". The Pew Forum on Religion & Public Life. Pew Research Center. 19 July 2014. Retrieved 15 March 2017. Filipino Americans: 89% All Christian (65% Catholic, 21% Protestant, 3% Other Christian), 8% Unaffiliated, 1% Buddhist