Women of Color: Where They Are in the United States

Emma Williams-Baron, Elyse Shaw, M.A.

October 19, 2016
  • ID: IWPR #R472

Of the 42.3 million women of color, age 18 and older, in the United States, 41.5 percent (17,537,563) live in the South, 23.2 percent in the Pacific West, 16.3 percent in the Northeast, 9.8 percent in East North Central, 6.4 percent in the Mountain West, and 2.9 percent in West North Central.