Census Bureau

Table 2-3H.

Multiracial Issue: Comparison of Panel A ("Mark One" Instruction) and Panel C ("Mark One or More" Instruction) for the American Indian Targeted Sample, by Hispanic Origin: 1996 RAETT

(See Appendix C, Introduction, for explanation of detailed tables)
Hispanic origin Panel A:
"mark one"
instruction
Panel C:
"mark one or more"
instruction
Difference
(Panel C minus Panel A)
Estimate 90-percent
confidence level
Count or
estimate
Standard
error
Count or
estimate
Standard
error
Lower
bound
Upper
bound
               
Total persons on mail returns 3,310   1,702        
 Item nonresponse rate (percent) 6.10 0.8 5.52 0.9 -0.58 -3.06 1.90
               
 Responses to Hispanic origin question 3,108   1,608        
               
Percent distribution of responses              
               
  Total 100.00   100.00        
Not Hispanic 84.20 1.2 88.50 1.4 * 4.29 0.70 7.88
Hispanic 15.80 1.2 11.50 1.4 * -4.29 -7.88 -0.70
* Asterisk (if any) indicates that difference is statistically significant at the 90-percent confidence level.

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Population Division and
Decennial Statistical Studies Division

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