Latino Demographics

The 2000 Census reports 12.5% of USA identify as Latino/a.  Here is part of the breakdown:

58.5% Mexican
9.6% Puerto Rican
4.8% Central American (multiple identities)
3.8% South American (ditto)
2.4% Spanish

35,305,818 million reporting.  Here is a comparrison to ponder, in 2001 there were 29,639,035 Canadians total.  They do not count "White" people, they identify the ethnic origen of citizens.

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