North Carolina American Indian Census Data

Report
Census Data Products:
Highlighting Data for the
American Indian Population
Kelly Karres
US Census Bureau
NC Indian Unity Conference
March 1, 2013
States with Largest American Indian and
Alaska Native Populations
800,000
723,225
700,000
600,000
500,000
400,000
300,000
482,760
362,801
353,386
321,687
315,264
296,529
221,058 219,512
200,000
100,000
198,998
184,082
193,222
170,972
106,906
103,869
162,562
122,110
71,458
139,095
American Indian or
Alaska Native alone or
in combination
American Indian or
Alaska Native alone
62,007
0
2
American Indian Population in NC:
2000 to 2010
122,110
2010
184,082
99,551
2000
American Indian or
Alaska Native alone
American Indian or
Alaska Native alone or
in combination
131,736
0
50,000 100,000 150,000 200,000
Source: 2000 and 2010 Census
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2010 Census Race Question
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Census Data for American Indians
Two race sub-categories:
American Indian alone
=MINIMUM NUMBER
American Indian alone-or-in-combination
=MAXIMUM NUMBER
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Population Growth by AI Category:
2000 to 2010
100
92.5
90
80
70
60
50
NC
39.7
39.2
40
30
20
22.7
US
26.7
18.4
10
0
Alone
Alone or in
Combination
Source: 2010 Census
In Combination
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Population Growth in NC by AI
Category: 2000 to 2010
92.5
100
90
80
70
60
39.7
50
40
30
22.7
20
10
0
Alone
Alone or in
Combination
Source: 2010 Census
In Combination
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Census Data for American Indians
Two types of data:
Geographic-based
Tribal affiliation-based
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2010 American Indian Alone Population
by County in NC
Source: 2010 Census
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Breakdown by Category:
Meherrin Tribe
450
400
350
300
250
200
150
100
50
0
Meherrin Indian Tribe
alone (Total= 262)
Meherrin Indian Tribe
in combination
(Total= 146)
Meherrin Indian Tribe
alone or in any
combination (Total=
408)
Source: 2010 Census
See Tribe by
Population Groups
handout
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Population Breakdown by NC Tribe
Total= 73,345
299 1896
1670
408
7516
3250
Coharie
Eastern Band of Cherokees
Haliwa-Saponi
Lumbee
Meherrin Indian Tribe
Sappony
Waccamaw Siouan
58306
Source: 2010 Census, Alone or in
Combination
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Population Breakdown by NC Tribe*
Total= 30,078
1896
1670
299
408
Coharie
Eastern Band of Cherokees
Haliwa-Saponi
Meherrin Indian Tribe
3250
Sappony
Waccamaw Siouan
7516
*Lumbee Removed
Source: 2010 Census, Alone or in
Combination
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Selected Characteristics of the
American Indian Population in
North Carolina
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Selected Characteristics Statewide
24.20%
25.00%
22.90%
19.60%
20.00%
17.80%
16.30%
15.30%
15.00%
13.30%
13.20%
10.30%
10.00%
8.70%
10.20%
8.80%
American Indian
Statewide
7.30%
6.50%
5.00%
1.20% 1.10%
0.00%
Source: 2011 American Community
Survey, Alone or in Combination
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Health Insurance Coverage
83.70%
90.00%
80.00%
84.90%
76.90%
70.00%
60.00%
50.00%
With health insurance
40.00%
30.00%
No health insurance
22.90%
16.30%
20.00%
15.10%
10.00%
0.00%
NC American
Indian
Statewide
National
Source: 2011 American Community
Survey, American Indian Alone or in
Combination
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Percent Unemployed
6.50%
National
7.30%
Statewide
7.90%
NC American Indian
0.00%
2.00%
4.00%
6.00%
Source: 2011 American Community
Survey, Alone or in Combination
8.00%
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Median Income
50,502
National
43,916
Statewide
Median HH Income
31,982
NC American Indian
0
10,000 20,000 30,000 40,000 50,000 60,000
Source: 2011 American Community
Survey, Alone or in Combination
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Receiving Food Stamps/SNAP Benefits
35.00%
30.00%
30.00%
25.00%
20.00%
15.00%
14.70%
13.00%
10.00%
Food
Stamps/SNAP
benefits
5.00%
0.00%
NC
American
Indian
Statewide
National
Source: 2011 American Community
Survey, Alone or in Combination
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Poverty Rates by Race
Source: American Community Survey
2007-2011
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Percent of American Indian and Alaska
Native Population in Poverty
Source: 2007-2011 American
Community Survey
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Poverty Rates for NC Tribes
21.6
Waccamaw-Siouan
22.7
Meherrin
27.2
Lumbee
24.1
Haliwa-Saponi
35.9
Cherokee
7.1
Coharie
0
5
10
15
20
25
Source: 2006-2010 American
Community Survey AIAN Tables, Alone
or in Combination
30
35
40
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Resources
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