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Which Americans have improved their well-being most since 2008?

Latina women and Latino men experienced the biggest gains in well-being, according to the American Human Development Index from Brooklyn, N.Y.-based nonprofit Social Science Research Council’s Measure of America project. —  MarketWatch December 14, 2018

Latinos in U.S. See Surge in Well-Being

While Latinos still posted the poorest mark in education out of all the major racial or ethnic groups, their score increased by more than 45 percent between 2005 and 2016 in what the Measure of America report on the findings called "astonishing progress." —  U.S. News & World Report December 14, 2018

MEASURE OF AMERICA REPORTS AND INTERACTIVE TOOLS