Characteristics of all Mississippi workers and of animal slaughter and processing workers in Mississippi
|All Mississippi workers||Animal slaughtering and processing workers in Mississippi|
|Asian American/Pacific Islander||1.1%||–|
|American Indian/Alaskan Native||0.4%||0.7%|
|Top countries of origin among foreign-born workers|
|Top languages among foreign-born workers|
|Vietnamese||6.2%||South/Central American Indigenous languages||1.2%|
|Citizenship status among foreign-born workers|
|Median wage and salary income||$30,739||$25,137|
|Below poverty line||9.5%||11.7%|
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Notes: Among Mississippi animal slaughtering and processing workers, no survey respondents identified as Asian American/Pacific Islander. Figures were calculated using the population weights provided by IPUMS. Percentages may not sum to 100% due to rounding.
Source: Integrated Public-Use Microsample (IPUMS) of 2018 American Community Survey 5-year Estimates; (All MS Workers, N=57,474), (Animal Slaughtering and Processing MS Workers, N=540).