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Infographic: Government Collection of Race and Ethnicity Data

See also: The Evolution of Race and Ethnicity Classifications in the Decennial Census” by Farah Z. Ahmad and Jamal Hagler


Farah Z. Ahmad is a Senior Policy Analyst for Progress 2050 at American Progress. Jamal Hagler is the Special Assistant for Progress 2050 at the Center.

The authors would like to thank Maya Campbell, Tanya Arditi, Vanessa Cárdenas, Denys Reyes, John Zhang, and Emmanuel Hurtado for their input and review. The authors would also like to extend a special thanks to Chester Hawkins for his talent and patience.