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Table 3-1: Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Race and Hispanic Eth

Race, Ethnicity, and Language Data: Standardization for Health Care Qu

Table 3-1. Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Race and Hispanic Ethnicity Categories According to a One- and Two-Question Format

ResponsesRace/Ethnicity Categories
Responses for Hispanic ethnicity in two-question formatHispanic or Latino
Not Hispanic or Latino
Responses for race in two-question formatAmerican Indian or Alaska Native
Asian
Black or African American
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander (NHOPI)
White
Responses to a single question combining race and Hispanic ethnicity (one-question format)American Indian or Alaska Native
Asian
Black or African American
Hispanic or Latino
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander (NHOPI)
White

Source: OMB, 1997b.

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Current as of March 2010
Internet Citation: Table 3-1: Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Race and Hispanic Eth: Race, Ethnicity, and Language Data: Standardization for Health Care Qu. March 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/final-reports/iomracereport/reldata3tab3-1.html