Distribution of acting category winners at the Academy Awards from 1928 to 2015, by ethnicity

Ethnicity distribution of acting winners at the Academy Awards 1928-2015 The statistic presents distribution of winners from the best acting categories at the Academy Awards from 1928 to 2015, by ethnicity. It was found 98.9 percent of all "Best Actress" winners have been white, the one percent of all winners from other ethnicities is represented by Halle Berry who won the "Best Actress" award in 2002.
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WhiteOther Ethnicities
Best Actress98.9%1.1%
Best Actor93.2%6.8%
WhiteOther Ethnicities
Best Actress98.9%1.1%
Best Actor93.2%6.8%
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The statistic presents distribution of winners from the best acting categories at the Academy Awards from 1928 to 2015, by ethnicity. It was found 98.9 percent of all "Best Actress" winners have been white, the one percent of all winners from other ethnicities is represented by Halle Berry who won the "Best Actress" award in 2002.
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Release date
January 2016
Region
United States
Survey time period
1928 to 2015
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