Definition: Estimated percentage of the population ages 0-17, by race/ethnicity (e.g., in 2018, an estimated 4.5% of California children were multiracial).
Data Source: California Dept. of Finance, Race/Ethnic Population with Age and Sex Detail, 1990-1999, 2000-2010, 2010-2060 (Jan. 2018); U.S. Census Bureau, Population Estimates, Vintage 2017 (Jul. 2018).
Footnote: Race/ethnicity categories are mutually exclusive (i.e., African American/black, American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian American, multiracial, Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander, and white groups exclude Hispanic/Latino children). Data for California and counties are estimated using population change models benchmarked to official decennial census counts. N/A means that data are not available.