Active Last Name Popularity, Meaning and Origin
In this article we'll look at the origin and meaning of the surname Active and how popular it is in the United States. We'll also look at the race and ethnic origin of people in the United States who are named Active.
Active, like all of the names we have data for, is identified by the U.S. Census Bureau as a surname which has more than 100 occurrences in the United States in the Decennial Census survey. The most recent statistics we have for the Active surname is from the 2010 census data.
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Where Does Active Rank in the Most Common U.S. Names?
According to the data, Active is ranked #148,347 in terms of the most common surnames in America.
The Active surname appeared 111 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0.04 would have the surname Active.
Race and Ethnic Origin of People with the Last Name Active
We also have some data on the ancestry of people with the surname Active.
The below race categories are the modified race categories used in the Census Bureau's population estimates program. All people were categorized into six mutually exclusive racial and Hispanic origin groups: "White only", "Black only", "American Indian and Alaskan Native only", "Asian and Pacific Islander only", "Two or More Races", and "Hispanic".
For the most recent 2010 census data, the race/ethnic origin breakdown for Active was:
- (S), or less than 100 total occurrences, were "Non-Hispanic White Only".
- 5.41%, or 6 total occurrences, were "Non-Hispanic Black Only".
- (S), or less than 100 total occurrences, were "Non-Hispanic Asian and Pacific Islander Only".
- 81.98%, or 91 total occurrences, were "Non-Hispanic American Indian and Alaskan Native".
- 4.50%, or 5 total occurrences, were "Non-Hispanic of Two or More Races".
- (S), or less than 100 total occurrences, were "Hispanic Origin".
Note: Any fields showing (S) means the data was suppressed for privacy so that the data does not in any way identify any specific individuals.
All of the data on this page is sourced from the Decennial Census survey, from the United States Census Bureau.
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