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Old 01-03-2012, 11:58 AM
 
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Population Projections by Race / Ethnicity for California and Its Counties 20002050


I will do Alameda County for now but add more latter.



Alameda:

Total: 1.4m(2000) 1.5(2010) 1.6m(2020) 1.7m(2030) 1.9m(2040)
White: 607k 554k 506k 453k 389k
Hispanic: 275k 364k 463k 570k 684k
Asian: 299k 376k 446k 522k 603k
Black: 215k 185k 169k 157k 149k
Multi: 41k 49k 52k 56k 59k
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Old 01-03-2012, 12:00 PM
 
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Los Angeles:

Total: 9m(2000) 10.5(2010) 11.2(2020) 11.9(2030) 12.4(2040)
White: 3m 2.9m 2.6m 2.2m 1.9m
Hispanic: 4.2m 5m 5.9m 6.7m 7.5m
Asian: 1.1m 1.3m 1.5m 1.7m 1.9m
Black: 910k 877k 822k 749k 666k

Multi: 132k 184k 212k 243k 270k
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Old 01-03-2012, 12:05 PM
 
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San Francisco:

Total: 781k(2000) 818k(2010) 844k(2020) 854k(2030) 858k(2040)
White: 347k 371k 395k 411k 428k
Hispanic:110k 110k 108k 105k 98k
Asian: 241k 254k 258k 255k 251k
Black: 59k 53k 50k 46k 42k
Multi: 16k 21k 23k 25k 27k
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Old 01-03-2012, 12:10 PM
 
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You gonna keep going? I think most of us can pull up the spread sheets or you could just add them as attachments. But fire away gridley if you so desire.
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Old 01-03-2012, 12:23 PM
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Location: Meth capital of the world.
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These sorts of projections are odd, why is it always assumed that people will segregate themselves racially? Is the son of a Hispanic mother and white father....Hispanic or white?

Its funny that they very way we categorize matters is essentially racist.....
Hispanic is not a race, so you tell me????
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Old 01-03-2012, 12:32 PM
Status: "Grains....Grains" (set 5 days ago)
 
Location: Conejo Valley, CA
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Hispanic is not a race, so you tell me????
I don't recall discussing that, but no, Hispanic isn't a race. Its not even a culture. Its just a vague categorization of people that originate (culturally), on some level, from Spain and Portugal.

Pretty much the same thing goes for "Asian", though its perhaps not as obvious to a sheltered American. As I said, its amusing because the very way we categorize matters contains elements of racism.... Conceptualize matters differently.....and everything changes.

Anyhow, these projections are meaningless, there is no way to project (long-term) the flow of people, the degree to which people will mix, etc.
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Old 01-03-2012, 01:44 PM
 
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These sorts of projections are odd, why is it always assumed that people will segregate themselves racially? Is the son of a Hispanic mother and white father....Hispanic or white?

Its funny that they very way we categorize matters is essentially racist.....
Because that's how it's always been......it's called white flight.
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Old 01-03-2012, 01:54 PM
Status: "Grains....Grains" (set 5 days ago)
 
Location: Conejo Valley, CA
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Because that's how it's always been......it's called white flight.
It has "always been" that way due to an underlying racism in American society....if that racism goes away old patterns will die with it.
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Old 01-03-2012, 04:24 PM
 
Location: Mexifornia
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It has "always been" that way due to an underlying racism in American society....if that racism goes away old patterns will die with it.
Right, because wanting to live with your own kind is racism. Wanting to raise your children where there is no crime is racism. Wanting to live in a quiet neighborhood where there are no drug dealings going on is racism.
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Old 01-03-2012, 04:28 PM
 
Location: Sacramento
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Let's not make this a P&OC discussion, or I'll just move it to that forum and let the "regulars" in P&OC have at it too.
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