Society Unprecedented jump in Native American population in 2020 census

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The number of people who identify as Native American alone or in combination has increased by around 85% - from 5.2 million in 2010 census (which was 1.7% of the total U.S. population) to 9.7 million in 2020 census (which is now 2.9% of the total U.S. population):

https://www.usnews.com/news/best-states/articles/the-states-where-the-most-native-americans-live

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States with the highest % of Native population in 2020:

Alaska - 21.86%
Oklahoma - 16.01%
New Mexico - 12.45%
South Dakota - 11.15%
Montana - 9.28%
North Dakota - 7.16%
Arizona - 6.34%
Wyoming - 4.76%
 

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