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  • 2001
  • Most respondents to the UK 2001 Census of non-Chinese East Asian and Southeast Asian descent chose to write-in their ethnicity in the "Other Ethnic Group" category rather than the "Other Asian" category, reflecting the association of the word Asian in the UK with South Asian. (wikipedia.org)
  • Despite there being a strong presence of East Asians in the United Kingdom there are considerably more South Asians, for example the 2001 Census recorded 1.05 million people of Indian origin and 247,000 of Chinese origin in the UK. (wikipedia.org)
  • According to the 2001 South African census ( http://www.statssa.gov.za/census01/HTML/CInBrief/CIB2001.pdf ), "Statistics South Africa continues to classify people by population group, in order to monitor progress in moving away from the apartheid-based discrimination of the past. (broadinstitute.org)
  • East Asians
  • Due to the high number of Indians in South Africa, in official documentation the designation "Indian" is used to refer to both South- and East-Asians. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1923, the federal government passed the Chinese Immigration Act of 1923, which banned all Chinese immigration, and led to immigration restrictions for all East Asians. (wikipedia.org)
  • populations
  • The analysis of anthropometrical data shows that all pygmy groups have a male mean stature under 160 cm (this was used in the definition settled by Cavalli-Sforza in1986) and that a high variability exists between various pygmy populations. (blogspot.com)
  • While most of Chicago and its surrounding residential areas are generally regarded as being somewhat racially segregated, the city's unique culture arises from its being a melting pot, with nearly even percentages of European Americans and African Americans as well as sizable populations of Hispanics and Asians. (wikipedia.org)
  • In addition it is home to the largest Puerto Rican, Dominican and Jamaican American populations in the continental United States. (forumotion.com)
  • Whole genome sequencing studies across certain populations, such as those with African ancestry, are often underpowered due to a larger divergence between the common reference genome and the true genetic sequence of the population. (blogspot.com)
  • The terms used in this manuscript to describe populations are as historically correct as possible and are chosen so as not to offend any population group. (broadinstitute.org)
  • Analysis was performed using over 900 000 genome-wide single nucleotide polymorphisms in 20 unrelated ancestry-informative marker selected Coloured individuals and made comparisons with historically predicted founder populations. (broadinstitute.org)
  • people
  • Prior to the late 1960s, people of Asian ancestry were usually referred to as Oriental, Asiatic, and Mongoloid. (wikipedia.org)
  • In less formal contexts, the term Asian often does not include South Asian people. (wikipedia.org)
  • Statistics Norway uses the term 'Asian' pan-continentally and considers people of Asian background to be people from all Asian countries. (wikipedia.org)
  • African slaves brought to the United States and their descendants have had a history of cultural exchange and intermarriage with Native Americans, as well as with other enslaved people who possessed Native American and European ancestry. (wikipedia.org)
  • In recent decades, a large number of people have come to Canada from India and other South Asian countries. (wikipedia.org)
  • Said registers also put in question other narratives held by contemporary academics, such as European immigrants who arrived to Mexico being almost exclusively men or that "pure Spanish" people were all part of a small powerful elite, as Spaniards were often the most numerous ethnic group in the colonial cities and there were menial workers and people in poverty who were of complete Spanish origin. (wikipedia.org)
  • As of the 2010 U.S. Census, the Yup'ik at 34,000 people is the largest Alaska Native tribal grouping, either alone or in combination, closely followed by the Inupiat (33,000). (wikipedia.org)
  • The Yup'ik had the greatest number of people who identified with one tribal grouping and no other race (29,000). (wikipedia.org)
  • Coast people] Dena'ina Athabaskan: Dutna Upper Kuskokwim Athabaskan: Dodina sg Dodinayu pl The common ancestors of the Eskimo and the Aleut (as well as various Paleo-Siberian groups) are believed by archaeologists to have their origin in eastern Siberia. (wikipedia.org)
  • formal
  • Changing patterns of immigration and an extensive period of exclusion of Asian immigrants have resulted in demographic changes that have in turn affected the formal and common understandings of what defines Asian American. (wikipedia.org)
  • Today, "Asian American" is the accepted term for most formal purposes, such as government and academic research, although it is often shortened to Asian in common usage. (wikipedia.org)
  • indigenous
  • Many Indigenous peoples of the Eastern Woodlands, such as the Narragansett, Pequot, Lumbee and Cherokee, have a significant degree of African ancestry. (wikipedia.org)
  • While the Mexican government periodically conducts racial censuses for "Indigenous Mexicans" and "Afro-Mexicans" it has not conducted a census for European Mexicans for nearly a century. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2010, the CONAPRED (Mexico's National Council for the Prevention of Discrimination) conducted the ENADIS 2010 (National Survey About Discrimination) with the purpose of addressing the problems of racism that Mexicans of mainly Indigenous or African ancestry suffer at hands of a society that favors light skinned, European looking Mexicans. (wikipedia.org)
  • city's
  • Many of the city's politicians are descendants of this group, including previous mayor Richard M. Daley. (wikipedia.org)
  • race
  • a category called "some other race" is also used in the census and other surveys, but is not official. (wikipedia.org)
  • racial categories
  • In the last several decades, poorly defined racial categories became reified in biomedical research practices, in part because of the widespread use of US census categories . (xf.cz)
  • questionnaire
  • In the press release of said report, the CONAPRED stated that 47% of Mexicans (54% of women and 40% of men) identified with the lightest skin colors used in the census questionnaire. (wikipedia.org)
  • often
  • Often referred by the Canadian media as "model minorities", Asian Canadians are among the educated and socioeconomically affluent groups in Canada. (wikipedia.org)
  • Finnish
  • The Finnish cooperative groups of the area also had an influence on the American cooperative movement in general. (wikipedia.org)
  • Cherokee
  • In 1776, during the Revolutionary War, Fort Watauga, near Elizabethton, was attacked by a group of Cherokee who worked with the British loyalists. (placesofusa.com)
  • organizations
  • But in comparison to many other immigrant communities, they lack the web of organizations and practices that have allowed those groups to utilize traditional culture to help children achieve. (ucdavis.edu)
  • populations
  • The notion of "white people" or a "white race" as a large group of populations contrasting with non-white or " colored " originates in the 17th century. (thefullwiki.org)
  • The methods behind the Living DNA biogeographical ancestry tools were used in the landmark People of the British Isles Project (POBI), and have since been applied to numerous populations around the world. (blogspot.com)
  • British Neolithic farmers were genetically similar to contemporary populations in continental Europe and in particular to Neolithic Iberians, suggesting that a portion of the farmer ancestry in Britain came from the Mediterranean rather than the Danubian route of farming expansion. (blogspot.com)
  • Introduction Genetic evidence indicates that most of the ethno-linguistic groups in India descend from a mixture of two divergent ancestral populations: Ancestral North Indians (ANI) related to West Eurasians (people of Central Asia, the Middle East, the Caucasus, and Europe) and Ancestral South Indians (ASI) related (distantly) to indigenous Andaman Islanders. (docplayer.net)
  • Approximately 20% of local pig breeds face extinction because of dramatic decreases in their census or extensive intercrossing with foreign populations. (els.net)
  • In a broader comparison of populations from every region of Asia, the aforementioned cluster is subsumed in a Northeast and East Asian cluster that also includes the Koryak, Chukchi, Reindeer Chukchi, Nganasan, Samoyed, Northern Tungus, Nentsy, N. Chinese, and Mongol samples. (wikipedia.org)
  • The term refers to a panethnic group that includes diverse populations, which have ancestral origins in East Asia, Southeast Asia, or South Asia, as defined by the U.S. Census Bureau. (wikipedia.org)
  • people
  • Despite what people might think, Iraq has many ethnicities, as well as religious groups. (occupywallst.org)
  • Rather than a straightforward description of skin color, the term white also functions as a color terminology for race , often referring narrowly to people claiming ancestry exclusively from Europe . (thefullwiki.org)
  • [ 1 ] However, the term is sometimes used more broadly, so that it becomes similar to the concept of the Caucasian race or Caucasoid people, which includes people with ancestry from the Caucasus , Middle East , North Africa , South Asia , and parts of Central Asia , who share certain physiological characteristics and genetics with Europeans beyond skin colour. (thefullwiki.org)
  • In any case, the utility of ancestry analysis is that it provides people with relatively objective data about their genetic origins. (blogspot.com)
  • Three different hypotheses (which are not mutually exclusive) seem most plausible for migrations that could have brought together people of ANI and ASI ancestry in India. (docplayer.net)
  • Hi Debbie, I have tried dabbling in genealogy before but couldn't find some Polish/Jewish people in my tree that moved to America (I am in the UK) what with the name changes, little porkies and the Polish record office burning down etc I gave up, I went on Ancestry today and saw their ad and I am very tempted, but from the sounds of it, it is not very accurate. (blogspot.com)
  • What can be said about the Native Hawaiian population of today is that it is growing at a rate of about 6,000 people per year and at a higher rate than any other ethnic group in Hawaii. (blogspot.com)
  • As of the 1990 U.S. Census, there were 1,108,229 people living in Hawaii. (blogspot.com)
  • At the time of first European contact, Bergen County was inhabited by Native American people, particularly the Lenape Nation, whose sub-groups included the Tappan, Hackensack, and Rumachenanck (later called the Haverstraw), as named by the Dutch colonists. (wikipedia.org)
  • Luso-Asians (Portuguese: luso-asiáticos) are those people by ethnicity based primarily in Asia who come under the cultural and multi-ethnic sway of the Portuguese Empire and retain aspects of the Portuguese language, Roman Catholic faith, and cultural practices, including internal and external architecture of Houses, art, and cuisine that reflect this contact. (wikipedia.org)
  • The people that descent from Luso ancestry and varied Asian ancestry are called Luso-Asian by ethnicity and were mainly nobles of varied types in the hierarchy of the Empire within the Kingdom of Portugal. (wikipedia.org)
  • Luso-Indians and Luso-Goans are people who have mixed varied Asian, Indian subcontinent and Portuguese ancestry and are either citizens of India, Pakistan or Bangladesh today. (wikipedia.org)
  • A total of 819,000-plus people claim having Cherokee ancestry on the US census, which includes persons who are not enrolled members of any tribe. (wikipedia.org)
  • Later, Pietrusewsky (1999) found, however, that Korean and Yayoi people were very highly separated in the East Asian cluster, indicating that the connection that Japanese have with Korea would not have derived from Yayoi people. (wikipedia.org)
  • Studies of polymorphisms in the human Y-chromosome have so far produced evidence to suggest that the Korean people have a long history as a distinct, mostly endogamous ethnic group, with successive waves of people moving to the peninsula and three major Y-chromosome haplogroups. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Ainu were becoming increasingly marginalized on their own land-over a period of only 36 years, the Ainu went from being a relatively isolated group of people to having their land, language, religion and customs assimilated into those of the Japanese. (wikipedia.org)
  • The term mestizo thus became a cultural identity that grouped racially mixed people (including African and Asian ancestry) and unmixed individuals with a mestizo culture. (wikipedia.org)
  • Prior to the late 1960s, people of Asian ancestry were usually referred to as Oriental, Asiatic, and Mongoloid. (wikipedia.org)
  • citation needed] The most commonly used definition of Asian American is the US Census Bureau definition, which includes all people with origins in the Far East, Southeast Asia, and the Indian subcontinent. (wikipedia.org)
  • median househ
  • Bergen County is one of the wealthiest counties in the United States, with a median household income of $81,708 per the 2010 Census, increasing to an estimated $84,677 in 2014, which was almost 18% higher than the $71,919 median statewide. (wikipedia.org)
  • estimate
  • Standard - The company highlights "the sources of your ancestry estimate that they are most certain about. (blogspot.com)
  • We report genome-wide data from 73 groups from the Indian subcontinent and analyze linkage disequilibrium to estimate ANI-ASI mixture dates ranging from about 1,900 to 4,200 years ago. (docplayer.net)
  • However
  • However, geneticists theorize that in regions of Mexico that did not have any presence of slaves, traces of African ancestry might have come from Spanish colonists and not African slaves themselves, as said ancestry is of North African and Near East origin. (wikipedia.org)
  • Despite
  • Despite sending a group of experts to Iraq after the first gulf war/illegal invasion to clean up the mess left from depleted uranium, there's still a denial that DU is any more harmful than lead. (occupywallst.org)
  • 17th
  • One popular interpretation of "Des Moines" ignores Vogel's research, and concludes that it refers to a group of French Trappist monks, who in the 17th century lived in huts built on top of what is now known as the ancient Monks Mound at Cahokia, the major center of Mississippian culture, which developed in what is present-day Illinois, east of the Mississippi River and the current city of St. Louis. (wikipedia.org)
  • Britain
  • We use these observations to show that the spread of the Beaker Complex to Britain was mediated by migration from the continent that replaced >90% of Britain's Neolithic gene pool within a few hundred years, continuing the process that brought Steppe ancestry into central and northern Europe 400 years earlier. (blogspot.com)
  • Europe
  • Here is my map at the global level which shows that 98.4% of my ancestry is from Europe with 1.6% unassigned. (blogspot.com)
  • Luso-Asians traded and influenced each other within Asia as well as with Portugal and other parts of Catholic Europe, especially Spain and Italy. (wikipedia.org)
  • Asian women produced distinctive embroideries on velvet, silk, and cotton that were prized in Europe. (wikipedia.org)
  • Luso-Asians arrived at ports in Europe, North America, Brazil and the Atlantic coasts of Africa. (wikipedia.org)
  • indigenous
  • Also at this time, the Ainu were granted automatic Japanese citizenship, effectively denying them the status of an indigenous group. (wikipedia.org)
  • The word was originally used in the colonial era to refer to individuals who were of half-Spanish and half-indigenous American ancestry. (wikipedia.org)
  • The INMEGEN report also notes that on average, the largest genetic component of the self-identified Mestizo Mexicans is indigenous, while African and Asian genetic markers are diminishing with each generation and will continue to do so without new migration. (wikipedia.org)
  • distinct
  • 12,13 Although genetic studies and other lines of evidence are consistent in pointing to mixture of distinct groups in Indian history, the dates are unknown. (docplayer.net)
  • largest
  • The county seat and largest municipality is Rockville, although the census-designated place of Germantown is the most populous place. (wikipedia.org)
  • Immigration
  • More recent Asian immigration (specifically Chinese) may help explain the comparatively high Asian contribution in Northwest Mexico (i.e. (wikipedia.org)
  • Nativist immigration laws during the 1880s-1920s excluded various Asian groups, eventually prohibiting almost all Asian immigration to the continental United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • After immigration laws were reformed during the 1940s-60s, abolishing national origins quotas, Asian immigration increased rapidly. (wikipedia.org)
  • Changing patterns of immigration and an extensive period of exclusion of Asian immigrants have resulted in demographic changes that have in turn affected the formal and common understandings of what defines Asian American. (wikipedia.org)
  • populous
  • Its most populous place, with 43,010 residents at the time of the 2010 census, is Hackensack, which is also its county seat. (wikipedia.org)
  • City
  • The city is the headquarters for the Principal Financial Group, the Meredith Corporation, Ruan Transportation, EMC Insurance Companies, and Wellmark Blue Cross Blue Shield. (wikipedia.org)
  • years
  • 15,16 Any such agriculturerelated migrations would probably have begun at least 8,000 9,000 years BP (based on the dates for Mehrgarh) and may have continued into the period of the Indus civilization that began around 4,600 years BP and depended upon West Asian crops. (docplayer.net)
  • Flew Continental - 75 years in business. (blogspot.com)
  • As Hawaii has become a home to many different ethnic groups in the last 200 years, each ethnic group has added elements of its own culture to local life. (blogspot.com)
  • among
  • 2005) did a study about the genetic relationships among East Asians based on allele frequencies, particularly focusing on how Chinese, Japanese and Koreans are related. (wikipedia.org)
  • data
  • Although once you factor country of origin and the data of each specific sub group of Asian you'll find many of these sub groups have average median incomes lower than both the U.S. average and non-Hispanic Whites. (wikipedia.org)
  • persons
  • The U.S. Census Bureau reported that the 2007 American Community Survey, identified approximately 3.1 million persons as "Filipino alone or in any combination. (wikipedia.org)
  • According
  • According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 558 square miles (1,450 km2), of which 525 square miles (1,360 km2) is land and 33 square miles (85 km2) (5.9%) is water. (wikipedia.org)
  • major
  • Their descendants reside mostly in the northwest of the county, in nearby Passaic County and in Rockland County, New York, tracing their Lenape ancestry to speakers of the Munsee language, one of three major dialects of their language. (wikipedia.org)
  • Mr. Wakefield was also a major stockholder in the Beacon, Continental, Cosmos, International, and Summit mineral land companies. (wikipedia.org)
  • Indian
  • Evidence for long-term contact between speakers of these two language groups in India is evident from the fact that there are Dravidian loan words (borrowed vocabulary) in the earliest Hindu text (the Rig Veda, written in archaic Sanskrit) that are not found in Indo- languages outside the Indian subcontinent. (docplayer.net)
  • term
  • The term Asian American was coined by historian Yuji Ichioka, who is credited with popularizing the term, to frame a new "inter-ethnic-pan-Asian American self-defining political group" in the late 1960s. (wikipedia.org)
  • Today, "Asian American" is the accepted term for most formal purposes, such as government and academic research, although it is often shortened to Asian in common usage. (wikipedia.org)
  • British
  • Here are my regional results in standard mode which place 98.4% of my ancestry in the British Isles with 1.6% unassigned. (blogspot.com)
  • During the American Revolution, Lancaster was the capital of the United States for one day, on September 27, 1777, after the Continental Congress fled Philadelphia, which had been captured by the British. (wikipedia.org)
  • The English East India Company employed Luso-Asians who they called Lascars in their very first voyages from London at the beginning of the seventeenth century, and by the eighteenth century, Lascars were common on British East India Company ships in the Atlantic. (wikipedia.org)