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C., last week, featured new research on topics including couples who live in separate homes, children of multiracial couples, transgender Americans, immigration law enforcement and how climate change affects migration.
But other factors, such as whether a parent is Hispanic (an ethnic category, not a race), didn’t make a consistent difference, the researchers found.The California Health Interview Survey added test questions about gender identity in 2014, and incorporated the ones that worked best in 2015.Adding these questions to a survey did not generally anger respondents or confuse them, said Matt Jans of UCLA’s Center for Health Policy Research.When two people of different races have a child together, how do they choose to identify the race of their child on census forms? Liebler and José Pacas of the University of Minnesota analyzed U. census data from 1960 to 2010 – a period of dramatic rise in interracial marriage that has resulted in a corresponding growth of the multiracial population.
Since 1960, Americans have been allowed to choose their own race on census forms, rather than having enumerators do it for them.
They believe these laws cause some unauthorized immigrants to leave the U.