Alaska indians index over 2,000 articles on native american indian tribes of alaska, the united states and canada extensive categorization and cross-reference. Disease patterns among american indians and alaska natives are strongly associated with the adverse consequences of poverty, limited access to health services. California american indian/alaska native data to address the lack of american indian/alaska native specific data about american indians and alaska. Abstract the authors collected and analyzed cancer incidence data for alaska natives (indians, eskimos, and aleuts) for the 15-year period 1969-83 by ethnic and. Eskimo indians all of the coast lands of alaska from kayak island near the mouth of copper river to the canadian boundary on the arctic coast were.
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Drinking and drinking-related problems among alaska natives bernard segal, phd bernard segal, phd, is director of the center for alcohol and. To commemorate american indian and alaska native heritage month, the census bureau has compiled a list of statistics about this race group. American indians & alaska natives usda programs 41 agriculture, food sovereignty and traditional foods as stewards of the land, native producers are in a unique. Although the name eskimo is commonly used in alaska to refer to all inuit and yupik people of the world, this name is considered derogatory in many other places. The us census bureau recently released its american community survey that measured poverty rates by race from 2007 to 2011two race groups exceeded the national. The alaska native commission's final report, volume 1 -loss of social and cultural integrity. The benefitsgov american indian/alaska native category provides information on government benefit programs that can help native american citizens find assistance.
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