Combined poverty rates obscure the disproportionate impact of poverty on different AANHPI children: Child poverty rates among white, Asian, and Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander, 2021

Race / Ethnicity Child poverty rate
White 10.6%
Asian  10.3%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander 22.7%

Note: White denotes white, not Hispanic or Latino. Listed AANHPI  groups are pulled from all available detailed Asian and Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander groups alone.

Source: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey 1-year estimate (2021). 

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