Share of workers in each racial/ethnic group that would benefit

Race Share of each category
Black 38.1%
Hispanic, any race 33.4%
White, non-Hispanic 23.2%
Asian or other race/ethnicity 19.6%

Source: Economic Policy Institute Minimum Wage Simulation Model using data from the Census Bureau, Bureau of Labor Statistics, and Congressional Budget Office. See EPI Minimum Wage Simulation Model 2019.

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