FIGURE 7-1. Percentage speaking English very well, by gender, ethnicity, and nativity.

FIGURE 7-1

Percentage speaking English very well, by gender, ethnicity, and nativity.

NOTE: The samples include individuals ages 25 to 59. In these tabulations, those who speak only English are presumed to speak English “very well.” See Appendix Table A7-2 for further details.

SOURCE: 2000 census, 5% PUMS.

From: 7, Hispanics in the U.S. Labor Market

Cover of Hispanics and the Future of America
Hispanics and the Future of America.
National Research Council (US) Panel on Hispanics in the United States; Tienda M, Mitchell F, editors.
Washington (DC): National Academies Press (US); 2006.
Copyright © 2006, National Academy of Sciences.

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