African-Americans Today: A Mixed Picture of Health and Wealth

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  • Health Concerns Grow
  • Health Concerns Among Families
  • Finances
  • Dealing With Racism
  • Racial Prejudice
  • A Snapshot of Black America
  • Things Are Getting Better for Some
  • Growing Concerns
  • Uneasy Times
  • Medical Bills Rising

Racial Prejudice

Fifty percent of those who admitted to having one or more of those experiences said the main reason was racial prejudice. Altogether, about 36 percent of African-Americans said they have had at least one of these experiences as a result of racism. (Photo: Marcy Maloy/Getty Images)