Three in 10 Latinx Americans are less-than-fluent English language speakers: Self-reported ability to speak English, and language spoken at home, Latinx and white respondents, 2018
|Language spoken at home and ability to speak English, 2018||Latinx||White|
|Speak English less than “very well”||29.0%||1.5%|
|Language other than English spoken at home||71.6%||5.5%|
|Only English spoken at home||28.4%||94.5%|
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Note: White refers to non-Latinx whites; persons whose ethnicity is identified as Latinx may be of any race.
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2018 American Community Survey 1-Year Estimates, [Table S0201].