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Exploring the US Census
Eugene Turner, California State University, Northridge

Appendix K-E: California PUMAs Race Codes

© The Author, 1998; Last Modified 17 August 1998
Code                    Race
001            White (800-869, 971)
002            Black (870-934, 972)
004            Eskimo (935-940, 974)
005            Aleut (941-970, 975)
               Asian or Pacific Islander (600-699, 976-985):
                      Asian (600-652, 976, 977, 979-982, 985):
                              Chinese (605-607, 976):
006                                  Chinese, except Taiwanese (605, 976)
007                                  Taiwanese (606, 607)
008                           Filipino (608, 977)
009                           Japanese (611, 981)
010                           Asian Indian (600, 982)
011                           Korean (612, 979)
012                           Vietnamese (619, 980)
013                           Cambodian (604)
014                           Hmong (609)
015                           Laotian (613)
016                           Thai (618)
                              Other Asian (601-603, 610, 614-617, 620-652, 985):
017                                  Bangladeshi (601)
018                                  Burmese (603)
019                                  Indonesian (610)
020                                  Malayan (614)
021                                  Okinawan (615)
022                                  Pakistani (616)
023                                  Sri Lankan (617)
024                                  All other Asian (602, 620-652, 985)
                      Pacific Islander (653-699, 978, 983, 984):
                      Polynesian (653-659, 978, 983):
025                                  Hawaiian (653, 654, 978)
026                                  Samoan (655, 983)
027                                  Tahitian (656)
028                                  Tongan (657)
029                                  Other Polynesian (658, 659)
                              Micronesian (660-675, 984):
030                                  Guamanian (660, 984)
031                                  Northern Mariana Islander (661, 671, 673)
032                                  Palauan (663)
033                                  Other Micronesian (662, 664-670, 672, 674, 675)
                              Melanesian (676-680):
034                                  Fijian (676)
035                                  Other Melanesian (677-680)
036                           Pacific Islander, not specified (681-699)
037            Other race (700-799, 986-999)
               American Indian (000-599, 973):
301                   Alaskan Athabaskan (000, 001, 008, 009, 014)
302                   Apache (255-264)
303                   Blackfoot (360)
304                   Cherokee (416-422, 555-557, 562)
305                   Cheyenne (361-363)
306                   Chickasaw (436)
307                   Chippewa (330-353, 355, 544)
308                   Choctaw (226, 228, 404, 434, 520, 559)
309                   Comanche (325, 523)
310                   Creek (423, 425, 426, 429-432, 449, 540, 541, 558, 560)
311                   Crow (322)
312                   Iroquois (405-415)
313                   Kiowa (276, 522)
314                   Lumbee (464)
315                   Navajo (275)
316                   Osage (320)
317                   Paiute (175-192, 542)
318                   Pima (217)
319                   Potawatomi (367-374)
320                   Pueblo (229-254, 506, 573)
321                   Seminole (428, 438-443)
322                   Shoshone (195-206, 494, 518)
323                   Sioux (282-312, 326, 327)
324                   Tlingit (017)
325                   Tohono O'Odham (218-222)
326                   All other tribes (002-007, 010-013, 015, 016, 018-174, 193, 194,
                      207-216, 223-225, 227, 265-274, 277-281, 313-319, 321, 323, 324,
                      328, 329, 354, 356-359, 364-366, 375-40, 424, 427, 433, 435, 437,
                      444-448,450-463, 465-493, 495-505, 507-517, 519, 521, 524-539,
                      543, 545-547, 550-554, 561, 563-572, 574, 575, 599)        
327                   Tribe not specified (548, 549, 576-598) Tribe not reported (973)

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