- Words: 2434
- Length: 6 Pages
- Topic: Population
- Paper #: 93844708
Hispanic-American Population Assessment
POCKETS OF MISERY
The Hispanic-Americans of Santa Ana, California are the population to be assessed.
The total U.S. population is 312 million, according to the latest U.S. Census Bureau report. Almost 50 million of these are Hispanic-Americans. Nationwide, 10% of them are in fair or poor health (NCHS, 2011). The death rate for this population is 297.8 per 100,000 people. Their leading causes of death are heart disease, cancer,