Compared with non-Hispanic white, non-Hispanic Asian, and Hispanic youth, the percentage of non-Hispanic black
youth exposed to SHS was higher (61.8 versus 34.3, 18.3, and 24.9 percent, respectively).
The researchers uncovered a significant burden of triple-negative breast cancer for women of colour, specifically non-Hispanic black
women, and for younger women.
Throughout this period, the death rate was highest among non-Hispanic black
adults and lowest among non-Hispanic white adults.
In a study of more than 5,000 fifth graders, fewer than a quarter of participants almost always used sunscreen, and the figures were much lower for non-Hispanic black
It also varied by race and ethnicity with non-Hispanic black
and Hispanic male adolescents more likely than their white peers to have had sexual relations before becoming teenagers.
The average age was 64 years, and 83% were white, 8% were non-Hispanic black
, 4% were Hispanic, and 5% were another race or ethnicity.
The study population included 310,240 non-Hispanic white people, 32,658 Hispanic people, 32, 278 non-Hispanic black
people, and 24,803 people of Asian, Native American, other, or unknown race/ ethnicity.
This analysis includes people who are identified as non-Hispanic white, non-Hispanic black
Weight-status distribution for adults aged 25 or older, 2007-2012 Under Normal Over- Obesity Obesity Obesity weight weight weight class 1 class 2 class 3 Men Mexican American 19% 44% 25% 25% 8% 5% Non-Hispanic black
26% 33% 22% 22% 10% 7% Non-Hispanic white 23% 41% 23% 23% 8% 8% Women Mexican American 22% 34% 24% 24% 12% 7% Non-Hispanic black
16% 26% 26% 26% 13% 17% Non-Hispanic white 34% 30% 18% 18% 9% 7% Notes : Data are from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey.
Researchers predicted certain ethnic minorities would be hit worse, with one in two (>50%) Hispanic men and women and non-Hispanic black
women developing the disease.
Trends increased and then levelled off among children aged 5-9 years, children living just above the poverty level, and non-Hispanic black