THIS CHART: What Racial Progress In America Looks Like

THIS CHART: What Racial Progress In America Looks Like

Pew attributed this growth to the rise in mixed-race couples and said that Census Bureau projections have the multiracial population on track to triple by 2060. The Pew report finds more generally that the demographic of multiracial Americans is growing three times more quickly than the general population.

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