Statistics from police and FBI is evidence enough of the distribution of high violence and crime rates and which race is most prevalent of these crimes. The economic surveys provide indication of the income and wealth distribution among the races (Marger, 108).
Minority refers to the lesser of the distribution or those who are less advantaged in society. There are races in the US which are placed at a disadvantage due to their less social status, lesser income and wealth as well as their fewer numbers in the country. The Hispanics, Latinos and Asians have fewer people compared to the population of the whites and African-Americans.
They hold the minimal wage jobs and make little money as many lack higher education to acquire formal jobs and due to discrimination. They have no health insurance and many lack legal papers to be in the country. Their position as the minority is therefore an appropriate title for them when discussing races and especially because of their fewer populations of inhabitants of their races (Marger,