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A Community of Contrasts: Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians and Pacific Islanders in the West, 2015

Today, Asian Americans Advancing Justice released the final report in its A Community of Contrasts demographic report series, which takes a look at the growing Asian American, Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander (NHPI) populations in the Western United States, including Arizona, Hawaii, Las Vegas, the Seattle metro area and Oregon. 

Through our demographic reports, we are able to showcase the contributions and needs of Asian Americans nationwide. The report’s disaggregated data illuminates income and educational disparities across Asian ethnicities, highlights Asian American business and economic contributions and underscores the future political power of our rapidly growing demographic. 

See some of the highlights and read the full report for more.

 

 

 

Asian Americans Advancing Justice is a national affiliation of five leading organizations advocating for the civil and human rights of Asian Americans and other underserved communities to promote a fair and equitable society for all. The affiliation's members are: Advancing Justice - AAJC (Washington, D.C.), Advancing Justice - Asian Law Caucus (San Francisco), Advancing Justice - Atlanta, Advancing Justice - Chicago, and Advancing Justice - Los Angeles. ​

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Community Partners
Immigration and Immigrant Rights
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A Community of Contrasts: Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians and Pacific Islanders in the West, 2015