Native A iN ti Americans in Ut h i Utah Current Trends - 2011
…a thought… • Alice: Would you tell me,  please, which way I ought to  l ...
Presentation Overview • Population • Household composition • Home ownershiphi • Ed...
Total Population Utah’s Native American population comprises a small, but ...
Population by County Almost half of Utah’s Native American (and Alaska ...
Population Distribution Native American Population By County ...
Population Distribution Native American Population By County ...
Population Distribution
Population Distribution
Population by Tribe Almost half of the Native Americans living on th...
Households “Nuclear families” are more difficult to maintain in ...
Housing Tenure On home ownership, Native Americans have an ...
Educational Attainment K-12 K-12 enrollment rates mirror ...
Educational Attainment - HigherEd Higher Ed enrollment rates, though ...
Household Income The poverty rate among Native Americans ...
Children in Poverty Native American children are much more likely ...
Access to Healthcare On average, Native Americans are more than ...
Corrections Native Americans have an incarceration rate (in state facilities) ...
The St t f N ti A iTh State of Native Americans in Utah i Ut h 2011
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Native Americans in Utah, Current Trends 2011

Native American trends in Utah in 2011. Presented at the Native American Utah Summit in November 2011.
Published on: Mar 3, 2016
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Transcripts - Native Americans in Utah, Current Trends 2011

  • 1. Native A iN ti Americans in Ut h i Utah Current Trends - 2011
  • 2. …a thought… • Alice: Would you tell me,  please, which way I ought to  l hi h I ht t go from here? • The Cat: That depends a good The Cat: That depends a good  deal on where you want to  get to… • Alice: I dont much care  where. • The Cat: Then it doesnt much The Cat: Then it doesn t much  matter which way you go.
  • 3. Presentation Overview • Population • Household composition • Home ownershiphi • Education • Household income • Healthcare • Public safety
  • 4. Total Population Utah’s Native American population comprises a small, but important component of Utah’s population Utah Population 2010 Census Utah Native  American Total Utah  Total Utah Population Total Utah American Indians 2010 Population 2,763,885 32,927Percent 100.0% 1.2%
  • 5. Population by County Almost half of Utah’s Native American (and Alaska Native) population resides along the Wasatch Front N.American N American % of Total  % of Total County Population CountyBeaver    76 1.1Box Elder    412 0.8Cache    690 0.6Carbon   Daggett    252 8 1.2 0.8 Utah Population by CountyDavis    1,424 0.5 2010 CensusDuchesne    842 4.5Emery    78 0.7Garfield    85 1.6Grand   G d 381 4.1 41Iron    1,019 2.2Juab    90 0.9Kane    104 1.5Millard    125 1.0Morgan   Morgan 18 0.2Piute    5 0.3Rich    16 0.7Salt Lake    9,157 0.9San Juan    7,431 50.4Sanpete    305 1.1Sevier    230 1.1Summit    122 0.3Tooele    563 1.0Uintah    2,509 7.7Utah    3,074 0.6WasatchWasatch    127 05 0.5Washington  1,869 1.4Wayne    13 0.5Weber    1,902 0.8
  • 6. Population Distribution Native American Population By County Population:  5 ‐ 9,157
  • 7. Population Distribution Native American Population By County Population:  5 ‐ 9,157  Tribal Lands
  • 8. Population Distribution
  • 9. Population Distribution
  • 10. Population by Tribe Almost half of the Native Americans living on the WF are from non-Utah Tribes. Population Estimates by Tribe 2010 Census Navajo Paiute Shoshone Ute "Other Tribe" non‐Utah Tribe
  • 11. Households “Nuclear families” are more difficult to maintain in Native American families than with other ethnicities Household Profile American Community Survey 2005‐2009 0% 10% 20% 30% 40% 50% 60% 70% Married‐couple family Male householder, no wife presentFemale householder, no husband present Householder living alone Householder not living alone Utah Native American Utah Statewide Average
  • 12. Housing Tenure On home ownership, Native Americans have an almost inverse relationship to the average Utahn. Housing Occupancy  American Community Survey 2005‐2009 Utah Statewide Average Estimate Utah Native American Estimate Renter occupied 28% 47% Owner occupied O i d 72% 2% 53% 3%
  • 13. Educational Attainment K-12 K-12 enrollment rates mirror the general population K12 School Enrollment  (District and Charter) White Hispanic 78.1% Asian 0.8% 0 8% Pacific Islander Pacific Islander 1.3% 1.4% Black 1.6% 1 6% American Indian/ Alaskan  15.0% 1.8% Native Multi‐Racial
  • 14. Educational Attainment - HigherEd Higher Ed enrollment rates, though slightly lower, mirror the general population Higher Ed Enrollment  (Fall Qtr 2010) Asian Pacific Islander Pacific Islander 1.1% Black 88.7% 88 7% Hispanic / Latino 5.9% 1.2% American Indian 0.8% White 2.3%
  • 15. Household Income The poverty rate among Native Americans is disproportionately high in Utah. Household Income American Community Survey 2005‐2009 Utah Native American Estimate Utah Native American Estimate Utah Statewide Average Estimate Utah Statewide Average Estimate 18% 16% 14% 12% 10% 8% 6% 4% 2% 0%
  • 16. Children in Poverty Native American children are much more likely to be in poverty than the average Utahn. Rate of Children Living in Poverty  (17 and under) White, non‐Hispanic Hispanic or Latino White Pacific IslanderBlack or African American Asian Native American All Utah Children 0% 5% 10% 15% 20% 25% 30%
  • 17. Access to Healthcare On average, Native Americans are more than twice as likely to struggle with barriers to healthcare services Utahns Without Access to Needed Health Care UDOH Center for Multicultural Health, 2010 , 37.0% 15.2% All Utahns Native Americans
  • 18. Corrections Native Americans have an incarceration rate (in state facilities) that is disproportionately higher than their population. Incarceration Rates in State Facilities (as of 8/11) 95.9% 4.1% Native American  Non‐Native American Incarcerated Total Native Total Native Population:  American  American  Native American  Male Female 4.13% 247 30
  • 19. The St t f N ti A iTh State of Native Americans in Utah i Ut h 2011

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