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Inconsistent data masks the pandemic’s toll on Native Hawaiians and Pacific Islanders

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Data Collection and Reporting

This story is part of a series, “Race Matters.” It highlights the problems with inconsistent data collection and reporting for Native Hawaiians and Pacific Islanders. Native Hawaiians and Pacific Islanders are often grouped with Asians or not tracked at all.

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Advancing Racial Equity

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Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

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