What Is Demographic Information?

 

If you are a participant who has worked more than 160 hours on a project we ask that you also supply demographic information. Individuals will receive an email with instructions on how to supply the demographic information.

 

Demographic information includes:

• Gender Values:

  Male

– Female

• Ethnicity definition

– Hispanic or Latino, for a person of Mexican, Puerto Rican, Cuban, South or Central American, or other Spanish culture of origin, regardless of race

– Not-Hispanic or not-Latino

• Race definition

  American Indian or Alaska Native. A person having origins in any of the original peoples of North and South America (including Central America) and who maintains tribal affiliation or community attachment

  Asian. A person having origins in any of the original peoples of the Far East, Southeast Asia, or the Indian subcontinent, including, for example, Cambodia, China, India, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Pakistan, the Philippine Islands, Thailand, and Vietnam

– Black or African-American. A person having origins in any of the black racial groups of Africa.

– Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. A person having origins in any of the original peoples of Hawaii, Guam, Samoa, or other Pacific Islands

  White. A person having origins in any of the original peoples of Europe, the Middle East, or North Africa

• Disability Status values:

– Yes (check any of the following that apply)

§ Deaf or serious difficulty hearing

§ Blind or serious difficulty seeing even when wearing glasses

§ Serious difficulty walking or climbing stairs

§ Other serious disability related to a physical, mental, or  emotional condition

– No 

 

Submitting demographic information is voluntary. You will suffer no adverse consequences if you choose not to submit it.