Data Dictionary: ACS 2009 -- 2011 (3-Year Estimates)
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Table: B02007. Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islander Alone By Selected Groups [15]
Universe: Universe: Total Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone population
Table Details
B02007. Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islander Alone By Selected Groups
Universe: Universe: Total Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone population
Variable Label
B02007001
B02007002
B02007003
B02007004
B02007005
B02007006
B02007007
B02007008
B02007009
B02007010
B02007011
B02007012
B02007013
B02007014
B02007015
Relevant Documentation:
Excerpt from: Social Explorer; U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey 2009-2011 Summary File: Technical Documentation.
 
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
A person having origins in any of the original peoples of Hawaii, Guam, Samoa, or other Pacific Islands. It includes people who indicate their race as "Native Hawaiian," "Guamanian or Chamorro," "Samoan," and "Other Pacific Islander" or provide other detailed Pacific Islander responses.

Native Hawaiian
Includes respondents who indicate their race as "Native Hawaiian" or report entries such as Part Hawaiian or Hawaiian.
Samoan
Includes respondents who indicate their race as "Samoan" or report entries such as American Samoan or Western Samoan.
Tongan
Includes respondents who report entries such as Tongan or Tonga.
Other Polynesian
Includes respondents who provide a response of another Polynesian group, such as Tahitian, Tokelauan, or wrote in a generic term such as "Polynesian."
Guamanian or Chamorro
Includes respondents who indicate their race as "Guamanian or Chamorro" or report entries such as Chamorro or Guam.
Marshallese
Includes respondents who report entries such as Marshallese or Marshall Island.
Other Micronesian
Includes respondents who provide a response of another Micronesian group, such as Carolinian, Chuukese, I-Kiribati, Kosraean, Mariana Islander, Palauan, Pohnpeian, Saipanese, Yapese, or wrote in a generic term such as "Micronesian."
Fijian
Includes respondents who report entries such as Fijian" or Fiji.
Other Melanesian
Includes respondents who provide a response of another Melanesian group, such as Papua New Guinean, Ni-Vanuatu (New Hebrides Islander), Solomon Islander, or wrote in a generic term such as "Melanesian."

Other Pacific Islander, not specified
Includes respondents who checked the Other Pacific Islander response category on the ACS questionnaire and did not write in a specific group or wrote in a generic term such as "Pacific Islander."

Two or more Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander
Includes respondents who provide multiple Pacific Islander responses such as Native Hawaiian and Guamanian or Chamorro; or Tokelauan and Tongan.