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US population growth is driven ONLY by minorities --


Data analysis by Brookings looked at the US population over the last decade 

The population grew by 19.5 million over the last decade, according to the report

Data shows that 80% of the population identified as white in 1980; by 2000 that had dropped to 69.1% and by 2019 is it estimated to stand at 60.1%

The Hispanic population grew by 20%, Asian American by 29%, and black populations grew 8.5%, between 2010 and 2019

Estimates released by the US Census Bureau ahead of the 2020 results show that in 2019 more than 50% of those under 16 also identified as a minority