Hispanic ǀ Iberian American
Hispanic Californians are people identifying or identified as Hispanic or Latino/a sampled in the state of California. As of 2010, Hispanics accounted for 16.3% of the U.S. population, or around 50.5 million people. The projected Hispanic population of the United States for July 1, 2050 is 132.8 million people, or 30.2% of the nation’s total projected population on that date. Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis from Los Angeles became the first Hispanic woman to serve in the U.S. Cabinet.
The Hispanic – California population data represent DNA samples from 105 Hispanic (Hispanic and Latino Americans) individuals in the state of California. Samples were provided by the California Department of Justice, the Orange County (Calif.) Sheriff-Coroner Crime Laboratory, and the Oregon State Police. For details on this population, see:
Demographic Profile of Hispanics in California and
California Cultures: Hispanic Americans.
Source publication: CODIS STR Loci Data from 41 Sample Populations, J Forensic Sci, 2001, 46(3), 453-489.