|Data Dictionary:||ACS 2006 (1-Year Estimates)|
|Data Source:||U.S. Census Bureau|
Universe: Universe: People reporting single ancestry
|C04004.||People Reporting Single Ancestry|
|Universe: Universe: People reporting single ancestry|
|ACS 2006-1yr Summary File: Technical Documentation -> Appendix B. Subject Definitions -> Population Variables -> Ancestry -> Presentations Based on People|
People Reporting Single Ancestry
Includes all people who reported only one ethnic group such as "German." Also included in this category are people with multiple-term responses such as "Scotch-Irish" who are assigned a single code because they represent one distinct group.
People Reporting Multiple Ancestries
Includes all people who reported more than one group, such as "German" and "Irish" and were assigned two ancestry codes.
People Reporting Ancestry
Includes all people who reported each ancestry, regardless of whether it was their first or second ancestry, or part of a single or multiple response.