GITNUX MARKETDATA REPORT 2024

Town Racism Statistics

To analyze and understand the prevalence and impact of racism within a specific town by examining demographic data, survey responses, and reported incidents.

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"Approximately 11.5% of black respondents said they had been a victim of racial discrimination in small towns or rural areas."

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"55 percent of about 10,000 black, Latino, and Asian participants in a discrimination survey reported racial discrimination from law enforcement in their town in 2017."

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"It is reported that about 45 percent of white people in rural areas perceive little to no racism compared to 30 percent of urban dwellers, according to a survey by NPR, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, and Harvard T.H Chan School of Public Health."

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"Black people make up about 12.7 percent of the population but account for 27.4 percent of all arrests in small town USA, according to The Sentencing Project."

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"Around 31 percent of black people living in rural towns reported experiencing racial discrimination when interacting with public services."

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"In the US, about 16 percent of rural Latinos experienced racism when trying to secure housing in small towns, and non-Latino whites were twice as likely to be approved for a mortgage."

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"An estimated 25 percent of rural Native Americans report experiencing frequent race-based discrimination in their community."

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"In small town Canada, more than one in five visible minority respondents reported experiencing discrimination in the past five years."

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"Nearly 45% of small-town gay and bisexual citizens in America have experienced homophobia and racism."

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"About 32% of Asian Americans living in predominantly white small towns report experiences of both overt and covert racial discrimination."

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"Roughly 45% of American Muslim residents in small towns reported triggers of Islamophobia driven by racism."

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"About 61% of African-Americans in the Midwest small towns feel race relations are generally bad."

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"In the UK, approximately 74% of people over the age of 55 agreed that racism is widespread in their towns."

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"Roughly 58% of Black Canadians from small towns reported a significant level of microaggressions related to their race in 2019."

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"In the Scottish Islands, 43% of black and ethnic minority people reported experiencing race-related harassment in their community."

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"About 37% of Aboriginal Australians in rural towns reported experiencing racial discrimination in health care settings."

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"In parts of Kenya, around 82% of participants in a 2019 study reported they had experienced or witnessed racial discrimination in small towns."

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"Around 64% of Australia's non-urban Indigenous population report being a victim of racism in their local area."

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"In rural New Zealand, 42% of ethnic minorities said that they had experienced racial discrimination in housing."

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"In India, about 82% of Dalits (lower caste people) in small towns reported facing caste-based discrimination."

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