Hispanic ǀ Iberian American
Hispanic Michiganians or Michiganders are people identifying or identified as Hispanic or Latino/a sampled in the state of Michigan. 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. Actress Reagan Gomez-Preston is from Detroit. She has a Puerto Rican mother and African American father.
The Hispanic – Michigan population data represent DNA samples from 75 Hispanic (Hispanic and Latino Americans) individuals in the state of Michigan. Samples were provided by the Detroit Police Department and the Michigan State Police, with help from the Illinois State Police. For details on this population, see:
Demographic Profile of Hispanics in Michigan
Photo: Reagan Gomez-Preston at the 2010 Comic Con in San Diego. Gage Skidmore.
Source publication: CODIS STR Loci Data from 41 Sample Populations, J Forensic Sci, 2001, 46(3), 453-489.