Pew Research Center Presents Multiracial in America

JUNE 11, 2015

Black. White. Asian. American Indian. Pacific Islander.

For much of the nation’s history, America has discussed race in the singular form. But the language of race is changing.

With the rise of interracial couples, combined with a more accepting society, America’s multiracial population has grown at three times the rate of the general population since the beginning of the millennium.