1 in 3 Nevadans are Latino or Asian

Our Daily Snippet continues: One in three Nevadans are Latino or Asian, or 34.2%. To put this in perspective, this same population made up just 13% of the population in 1990, and about 24% by 2000.

This group wields over $25.7 billion in consumer purchasing power. At last count, the sales and receipts of businesses owned by Latinos and Asians totaled $7 billion and employed more than 45,000 people.

Source: Immigration Policy Center

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