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Percentage distribution of 8th-grade public school students who report that people in their  home speak a language other than English, by frequency of other language spoken and race/ethnicity:  2003 -- Status and Trends in the Education of American Indians and Alaska Natives
 
Indicator 5.2: Language

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Table 5.2a. Percentage distribution of 8th-grade public school students who report that people in their home speak a language other than English, by frequency of other language spoken and race/ethnicity: 2003
Race/ethnicity Never Once in a while Half the time All or most of the time
   Total 58.3 20.8 8.0 12.9
White, non-Hispanic 72.1 21.2 3.3 3.5
Black, non-Hispanic 65.2 21.4 6.0 7.4
Hispanic 9.4 19.6 23.9 47.1
Asian/Pacific Islander 10.8 14.9 25.1 49.2
American Indian/Alaska Native50.7 27.0 11.7 10.7
NOTE: Detail may not sum to totals because of rounding.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics, National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP), Reading Assessment, 2003.

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