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12.5 percent of respondents to the 2000 Census identified themselves as Hispanic, up from 9.0 percent in 1990, making them one of the fastest growing demographic groups in the United States. The "Hispanic ethnicity" category on the Census includes Mexicans (7.3 percent of the total U.S. population in 2000), Puerto Ricans (1.2 percent), Cubans (0.4 percent) and a host of other Latin and South American ethnicities. For more information on racial distribution in the United states, please see our map on geographic variations by race or our racial and ethnic profile, which includes data on the racial characteristics of the Hispanic population.

Source: Census 2000 analyzed by the Social Science Data Analysis Network (SSDAN).

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