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  • Lajas Snapshot, 1990/2000 

    NCLR (2009-03-19)
    Characteristics of children and youth in Puerto Rico, by municipio.
  • Landmines in the Credit Card Landscape: Hazards for Latino Families 

    NCLR (2009-02-20)
    Lack of regulatory oversight in the credit card industry has allowed yesterday's unscrupulous practices to become today's acceptable sources of profit for credit card issuers.  Low-income Latinos often use credit cards for ...
  • Lares Snapshot, 1990/2000 

    NCLR (2009-03-19)
    Characteristics of children and youth in Puerto Rico, by municipio.
  • Las Marias Snapshot, 1990/2000 

    NCLR (2009-03-19)
    Characteristics of children and youth in Puerto Rico, by municipio.
  • Las Piedras Snapshot, 1990/2000 

    NCLR (2009-03-19)
    Characteristics of children and youth in Puerto Rico, by municipio.
  • Latino Banking in 2017 

    UnidosUS (UnidosUS, 2018-12-20)
    Latinos have had long standing challenges connecting to mainstream financial institutions. Since the initial FDIC survey was released in 2009, Latinos have had excessively high rates of unbanked and underbanked households. ...
  • Latino Child Well-Being List of Indicators 

    NCLR (2010-06-10)
    The report, America’s Future: Latino Child Well-Being in Numbers and Trends, was coauthored by the Population Reference Bureau and integrates a range of key factors and outcomes in demography, citizenship, family structure ...
  • Latino Children's Coverage Reaches Historic High, But Too Many Remain Uninsured 

    Georgetown University Health Policy Institute Center for Children and Families; NCLR; Schwartz, Sonya; Chester, Alisa; Lopez, Steven; Vargas Poppe, Samantha (NCLR, 2016-12-14)
    Recently released data from the U.S. Census Bureau examining health insurance coverage rates in 2015 found that, during the two-year period from 2013-2015, Latino children’s uninsurance rates experienced the largest two-year ...
  • Latino Children’s Health and Well-Being: CHIP Makes All the Difference 

    Ryan, Kara (2009-02-06)
    The Children's Health Improvement Program (CHIP) is crucial to the health and well-being of Latino children.  Hispanic children are disproportionately uninsured, making up one-fifth (21.2%) of all U.S. children, but ...
  • Latino Children’s Health and Well-Being: SCHIP Makes All the Difference 

    Ryan, Kara (2007-10-02)
    The State Children's Health Improvement Program (SCHIP) is crucial to the health and well-being of Latino children.  This fact sheet presents key evidence that CHIP has the potential to further close the health coverage ...
  • Latino Community Insights: Financial Access and Inclusion 

    Collins, Amelia (2016-06-30)
    NCLR surveys the Financial Services Advisory Council, comprised of 10 NCLR Affiliates, to gain insight into how Latinos are accessing financial services and how banking institutions serve the community.
  • Latino Community Insights: Prepaid Cards 

    Collins, Amelia (2016-06-30)
    NCLR surveys the Financial Services Advisory Council, comprised of 10 NCLR Affiliates, to gain insight into how prepaid cards are benefitting the Latino community and how they could be improved.
  • Latino Credit Card Use: Pitfalls of Safety-Net Spending 

    NCLR (2009-02-20)
    Latinos use credit cards as their safety nets.  This makes Latinos more vulnerable to penalty fees, high rates, and abusive lenders.
  • Latino Employment Status, April 2009 

    NCLR (2009-05-08)
    In April, 2009, the national unemployment rate rose to 8.9%.  While this figure is dire, unemployment in many communities surpassed the 9.0% mark months ago; April unemployment was 11.3% for Latinos and 15.0% for African ...
  • Latino Employment Status, April 2010 

    Singley, Catherine (2010-05-12)
    How is the construction industry faring as the economy begins to add jobs? This short analysis of April 2010 unemployment figures explains.
  • Latino Employment Status, July 2009 

    NCLR (2009-08-10)
    In July 2009, Latinos were the only group to see a slight rise in their unemployment rate, a change of 0.1 from 12.2% to 12.3%.
  • Latino Employment Status, June 2009 

    NCLR (2009-07-07)
    The unemployment rate fails to provide a complete picture of how the recession is impacting workers.  In addition to laying off employees, numerous businesses are cutting workers hours, forcing many employees into part-time ...
  • Latino Employment Status, March 2009 

    NCLR (2009-04-03)
    The following facts and figures use data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics to illustrate how Latinos are faring in the economic recession.
  • Latino Employment Status, May 2009 

    NCLR (2009-06-05)
    While the rate of job loss slowed for the country as a whole in May 2009, Latino workers saw little indication that the recession is letting up.
  • Latino Health at Risk: What the American Health Care Act Means for Latinos by State 

    Families USA; NCLR (NCLR, 2017-06-20)
    A review of Latino health coverage gains under the Affordable Care Act in four key states and the potential impact the American Health Care Act (AHCA) would have if Congress votes to pass the legislation.