Latina Statistics in the USA

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Latina Statistics

October 18, 2019

Created by the members of Liberation Theologies REL 358-H1

1. Warner, Judith. “Fact Sheet: The Women's Leadership Gap.” Center for American Progress. Center for American Progress, March 7, 2014.

2. “Diabetes, Race and Ethnicity: What's the Link?” Premier Health. Premier Health, June 18, 2017.

3. “Hispanic/Latino Americans and Type 2 Diabetes | Diabetes | CDC.” Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, September 15, 2019.

4.   Romero, Andrea J., Christine Bracamonte Wiggs, Celina Valencia, and Sheri Bauman. “Latina Teen Suicide and Bullying.” Hispanic Journal of Behavioral Sciences 35, no. 2 (May 2013): 159–73. doi:10.1177/0739986312474237.

5. Cruz, Araceli. “New York Official Says Latina Suicide Rates Reach Epidemic Level.” HipLatina. HipLatina, June 8, 2018.

6. Office of Adolescent Health. “Trends in Teen Pregnancy and Childbearing.” US Department of Health and Human Services. Office of Population Affairs, May 30, 2019.

7. “Beyond Wages: Effects of the Latina Wage Gap.” National Partnership for Women & Families.

8. “National Snapshot: Poverty Among Women & Families, 2016.” National Women's Law Center, September 2017.

9. “Indicator 17: High School Status Dropout Rates.” National Center for Education Statistics.

10. “Hispanic Prisoners in the United States.” The Sentencing Project.

11. Hansen, Claire. “116th Congress by Party, Race, Gender, and Religion.” U.S. News & World Report. U.S. News & World Report, January 3, 2019.

12. “Women in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM): Quick Take.” Catalyst.

13. “Office of Minority Health.” Heart Disease - The Office of Minority Health.

14. Heron, Melonie. “National Vital Statistics Reports: Deaths: Leading Causes for 2017.” National Vital Statistics Reports 68, no. 6 (June 24, 2019).

Neomi DeAnda,
Oct 18, 2019, 1:17 PM