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Columbia Population by Race and Ethnicity

Columbia Population by Race Graph

2012 Population by Race and Ethnicity Columbia, NC North Carolina United States
Population by Race
White Population 41.95% 67.49% 71.71%
Black or African American Population 39.36% 21.87% 12.86%
American Indian and Alaska Native Population 0.34% 1.30% 0.96%
Asian Population 2.94% 2.47% 5.30%
Multi-racial Population 0.80% 2.34% 3.13%
Other Population 14.61% 4.54% 6.05%
Population by Ethnicity
Population Hispanic 17.56% 8.84% 16.91%
Population Non Hispanic 82.44% 91.16% 83.09%

The data for Columbia, NC may also contain data for the following areas: Columbia

Race versus Ethnicity: According to the Census, race and ethnicity are considered two separate and distinct identities. Hispanic or Latino origin is asked as a separate question and categorized under ethnicity. In addition to their race and/or races, all respondents are categorized by one of two ethnicities, which are "Hispanic" and "Non Hispanic."

Hispanic Ethnicity: According to the Census, people of Hispanic origin, were those who indicated that their origin was Mexican, Puerto Rican, Cuban, Central or South American or some other Hispanic origin. It should be noted that people of Hispanic origin may be of any race.

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