White Americans

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White Americans
(Various ethnic groups)
Total population
Increase243,832,540 (2018) broadest definition [1]
70% of the estimated total U.S. population
234,904,818 (2018) (one race)[1]

Increase197,181,177 (Non-Hispanic: 2018)[1]
60.4% of the total U.S. population
26,735,713 (2010) (Hispanic)[1]

27,866,576 (2018) (Other minority)[1]
8% of the total US population (4% Eurasian/Slavic/Turkic; 4% MENA)

181,132,744 (2018) (Anglo-German) Anglo-German Americans account for 52% of the US population

Regions with significant populations
All areas of the United States
Majority languages:
Majority religion:
Minorities and other: [2]
Related ethnic groups
Anglo Americans, British, German Americans, Germans, Germanic Peoples, Western Europeans, Canadians, Australians, European New Zealanders, British Colonies, South Africans

White Americans are Americans who are white (or Caucasian) or for statistics, those who have majority-white ancestry. As of 2010, most Americans belong to this group. In 2010, 70% of the people living in the United States identified as being white or White Hispanics. Non-hispanic whites accounted for about 60% of the U.S. population.

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 "ACS Demographic and Housing Estimates". U.S. Census Bureau. December 2019. Retrieved 2020-03-04.
  2. "Religious tradition by race/ethnicity (2014)". The Pew Forum on Religion & Public Life. Retrieved April 5, 2019.