Census Bureau

Table 11-4R.

Terminology Issue: Comparison of Panel B (Without Alphabetization of Asian and Pacific Islander) and Panel G (With Alphabetization of Asian and Pacific Islander) for the American Indian Targeted Sample, by Race: 1996 RAETT

(See Appendix C, Introduction, for explanation of detailed tables)
Race Panel B:
without
alphabetization
Panel G:
with
alphabetization
Difference
(Panel G minus Panel B)
Estimate 90-percent
confidence level
Count or
estimate
Standard
error
Count or
estimate
Standard
error
Lower
bound
Upper
bound
               
Total persons on mail returns 5,954   2,745        
 Item nonresponse rate (percent) 2.89 0.5 2.77 0.5 -0.12 -1.24 1.00
               
 Responses to race question 5,782   2,669        
               
Percent distribution of responses              
               
  Total 100.00   100.00        
White 18.47 0.8 19.75 1.2 1.27 -1.17 3.72
Black 6.05 0.5 4.91 0.7 -1.15 -2.46 0.17
American Indian and Alaska Native 0.36 0.1 0.45 0.2 0.09 -0.34 0.51
Asian and Pacific Islander 60.48 1.2 60.62 1.8 0.14 -3.17 3.46
 Chinese 17.50 0.9 18.55 1.5 1.04 -1.63 3.72
 Filipino 18.71 1.0 17.83 1.6 -0.88 -3.61 1.85
 Hawaiian 5.48 0.5 7.23 0.9 * 1.75 0.13 3.37
 Korean 1.59 0.3 1.20 0.4 -0.39 -1.20 0.42
 Vietnamese 1.50 0.3 1.99 0.5 0.48 -0.40 1.36
 Japanese 8.22 0.6 8.43 0.9 0.21 -1.44 1.87
 Asian Indian 0.48 0.2 0.79 0.3 0.30 -0.32 0.92
 Samoan 1.37 0.3 0.49 0.3 * -0.88 -1.56 -0.19
 Guamanian 0.29 0.1 0.11 0.1 -0.18 -0.39 0.02
 Other Asian and Pacific Islander 5.33 0.6 4.01 0.8 -1.32 -2.86 0.23
Other race 4.00 0.5 3.97 0.7 -0.02 -1.39 1.34
Multiracial category/multiple race 7.58 0.7 7.53 0.8 -0.04 -1.73 1.64
Unrequested multiple response 3.06 0.4 2.77 0.6 -0.29 -1.39 0.81
* 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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