Black workers are twice as likely to live in households with three or more generations than white workers: Shares of workers by number of generations in their household, 2018

Black White
One generation 37.8% 44.7%
Two generations 53.3% 50.9%
Three or more generations 8.9% 4.4%

Note: White refers to non-Hispanic whites, black refers to blacks alone.

Source: Authors’ analysis of American Community Survey 2018 microdata.

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