Minority Population Profiles: American Indian/Alaska Native Health Profiles
Source: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Office of Minority Health
Resource Type: Website or Webpage Article
Focus Population: BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, and People of Color)
Topics: Behavioral Health Organizational Guidance Docs
Website provides information people having origins in any of the original peoples of North, South America, and Central America, who maintain tribal affiliation or community attachment. As of 2019, there were an estimated 5.7 million people who were classified as American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) alone or in combination with one or more other ethnicities. American Indians and Alaska Natives comprise 1.7 percent of the total U.S. population.