Facts on Latinos in the U.S.
There were nearly 60 million Latinos in the United States in 2017, accounting for approximately 18% of the total U.S. population. In 1980, with a population of 14.8 million, Hispanics made up just 6.5% of the total U.S. population. This fact sheet by the Pew Research Center describes the Latino population in the United States in 2017 using graphs and charts.
Facts on Latinos in the U.S. (2019, September 16). Retrieved from https://www.pewresearch.org/hispanic/fact-sheet/latinos-in-the-u-s-fact-sheet/