Listen

News 88.9 KNPR
Classical 89.7 KCNV

member station

A new report from the Brookings Institute in Washington D.C says a majority of children in Nevada belong to racial minorities. Brookings attributes the trend mostly to population growth among Hispanics. The report also says white children nationwide declined by 4.3 million, while the population of Hispanic and Asian children grew by 5.5 million. We  talk with Brookings Scholar and author of the report, William Frey about what the numbers mean for Nevada's future.
 
GUEST
William Frey, Sr Fellow, Brookings Metropolitan Policy Program

Support comes from

You won’t find a paywall here. Come as often as you like — we’re not counting. You’ve found a like-minded tribe that cherishes what a free press stands for.  If you can spend another couple of minutes making a pledge of as little as $5, you’ll feel like a superhero defending democracy for less than the cost of a month of Netflix.

More Stories

KNPR
KNPR's State of Nevada
Mar 01, 2011

Nevada Census data

KNPR
KNPR's State of Nevada