Primary language use among Hispanics in the United States in 2011, by generation
Primary language use among Hispanics in the United States in 2011
This statistic shows the results of a 2011 survey on the primary langugage use of Hispanics in the United States by generation. 69 percent of respondents from the third or higher generation can be categorized as english dominant regarding their primary language use. English-dominant persons are more proficient in English than in Spanish.
Primary language use among Hispanics in the United States in 2011, by generation
Spanish dominantBilingualEnglish dominant
First generation61%33%6%
Second generation8%53%40%
Third and higher generation1%29%69%
Loading statistic...
You need to log in to download this statistic
Register for free
Already a member?
Log in
Primary language use among Hispanics in the United States in 2011
This statistic shows the results of a 2011 survey on the primary langugage use of Hispanics in the United States by generation. 69 percent of respondents from the third or higher generation can be categorized as english dominant regarding their primary language use. English-dominant persons are more proficient in English than in Spanish.
Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $708 / Year
Basic Account
Get to know the platform

You only have access to basic statistics.

Premium Account
Your perfect start with Statista
  • Instant access to 1m statistics
  • Download in XLS, PDF & PNG format
  • Detailed references

$59 / Month *

Corporate Account
Full access

Corporate solution including all features.

* All products require an annual contract.
   Prices do not include sales tax.
Leading companies trust Statista:
paypalgoogleadobepgsamsungtelekom
I think of Statista as Google for researchers. Statista provides you with the information you search for right away.
Dr. Horst Stipp

Dr. Horst Stipp
EVP, Research & Innovation, Advertising Research Foundation

Statistics on "Hispanic media in the U.S."
  • Consumption
The most important statistics
  • Television and film
  • News
  • Radio
  • Books
  • Music
Discover Statista
Need help with using Statista for your research? Tutorials and first steps
Further Content: Statistics, Studies, and Topic Pages
Do you have any questions about our business solutions?

We provide you with detailed information about our Corporate Account.

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $708 / Year
Learn more about how Statista can support your business.