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Unemployment, Poverty Grow Among Asian Americans in Los Angeles Countyi
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October 16, 2013 10:42 PM
More Asian Americans live in Los Angeles County than anywhere else in the United States. A recent report by Asian Americans Advancing Justice L.A. found that, from 2000 to 2010, Asian Americans were the fastest growing group in L.A. County. The report also found that the number of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in L.A. County who are unemployed and living in poverty continued to grow. Elizabeth Lee reports for VOA on Asians in Long Beach, California, home to the largest Cambodian community outside Cambodia.

Unemployment, Poverty Grow Among Asian Americans in Los Angeles County

Published October 16, 2013

More Asian Americans live in Los Angeles County than anywhere else in the United States. A recent report by Asian Americans Advancing Justice L.A. found that, from 2000 to 2010, Asian Americans were the fastest growing group in L.A. County. The report also found that the number of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in L.A. County who are unemployed and living in poverty continued to grow. Elizabeth Lee reports for VOA on Asians in Long Beach, California, home to the largest Cambodian community outside Cambodia.


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