Rapid growth is the overriding characteristic of the Hispanic population, but that growth comes in many forms. The project’s demographic reports focus on the current and projected growth of the Latino population, trends in immigration, unauthorized migration, countries of origin of U.S. Latinos, regional patterns of settlement and related factors.

Also see our statistical portraits, state and county databases, demographic profiles and Census 2010 tables for data on the characteristics of the Latino and foreign-born populations in the United States.

ReportsAugust 29, 2013

Mapping the Latino Population, By State, County and City

ReportJuly 23, 2013

A Growing Share of Latinos Get Their News in English

The language of news media consumption is changing for Hispanics: a growing share of Latino adults are consuming news in English from television, print, radio and internet outlets, and a declining share are doing so in Spanish, according to survey findings from the Pew Research Center.

PublicationsJuly 22, 2013

Are Unauthorized Immigrants Overwhelmingly Democrats?

ReportsJune 19, 2013

Diverse Origins: The Nation’s 14 Largest Hispanic-Origin Groups

ReportsJune 19, 2013

Latinos’ Changing Views of Same-Sex Marriage

ReportsJune 19, 2013

Salvadorans May Soon Replace Cubans as Third-Largest U.S. Hispanic Group

InteractivesJune 19, 2013

2011 Hispanic Origin Profiles

95% of the U.S. Hispanic population is made up of the 14 largest Hispanic origin groups, and six of these groups have populations greater than 1 million. Explore characteristics of these groups with this interactive.

InteractivesJune 19, 2013

Infographic: Hispanic Origin and Nativity

ReportsJune 3, 2013

Inside the 2012 Latino Electorate

PublicationsMay 28, 2013

What’s Behind the Falling Teen Birth Rates?