Hispanic ǀ Iberian American
Hispanic Virginians are people identifying or identified as Hispanic or Latino/a sampled in the state of Virginia. 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.
The Hispanic – Virginia population data represent DNA samples from 183 Hispanic (Hispanic and Latino Americans) individuals in the state of Virginia (Demographic Profile of Hispanics in Virginia, 2011). Samples were provided by the Virginia Division of Forensic Science.
For more details on this population, see: Hispanics in Virginia.
Source publication: Allele Frequencies for Fourteen STR Loci of the PowerPlex 1.1 and 2.1 Multiplex Systems and Penta D Locus In Caucasians, African-Americans, Hispanics, and Other Populations of the United States of America and Brazil, Levedakou et.al, JFS, 2001, 46(3) 736-761.