California's Growing Latino Population
Census 2000 Dismantles Stereotypes

Lisa Catanzarite
 
Latino Policy and Issues Brief, Number 5
March 2003

Recently released data reveals Latinos are mostly native born or naturalized citizens, are primarily long-term California residents, and are almost entirely English proficient and bilingual. Yet this growing labor force remains underserved by public education.

ISSN: 
1543-2238