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Asian American Studies: Data/Statistics/Polls

This is a resource guide of interdisciplinary resources for Asian American Studies at Northeastern University.


Chart showing coffee consumption by Asian American in the United States by type of coffee

You will find more infographics at Statista.

Examples of how NOT to do data visualizations are available at WTF Visualizations

Polling/Public Opinion

Key Facts about Asian Americans from Pew Research Center

Nielsen report about Asian American representation on screen

2022 Hollywood Diversity Report assesses representation in films

National Commission on Asian American and Pacific Islander Research in Education (CARE)
      iCount Project included disaggregation of Asian American data to better meet the needs of Asian      
      American And Pacific Islander students.
     iCount: A Data Quality Movement for Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in Higher Education
      includes link to download the complete report.

Key Data Resources

Key Statistical Resources

Related Subject Guides

Try the Social Science Statistics Guide if you need charts, graphs, and numbers!

The Social Science Data Guide provides links to a variety of datasets.