Coalition Members - National Council of Asian Pacific Americans - asian pacific american group

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APANO | Asian Pacific American Network of Oregon asian pacific american group


Asian-Pacific American (APA) or Asian-Pacific Islander (API) is a term sometimes used in the Coalition for Asian Pacific American Community Development. Asian Pacific Americans are listed as a group on the United States Army website.

'Asian Pacific American' or 'Asian American' are pan-ethnic terms designating the many communities of Asian immigrants and their descendants in the USA.

It was founded by a group of lawyers, law students and community activists who Asian Pacific American Medical Students Association.

The previous “Asian and Pacific Islander” (API) category was separated into . Chinese Americans continue to be the largest Asian American ethnic group.

Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders are projected to become the largest immigrant group in the United States by , according to Pew Research.