Table 31.

Graduates’ practice location plans by race/ethnicity

Practice LocationNative AmericanAsian/ Pacific IslanderBlack/African AmericanHispanic/LatinoWhite
Metro area with population of 2.5 million or more18.2%22.3%16.3%14.7%14.8%
Metropolitan area with 1 million to 2,499,999 pop.27.3%21.5%22.2%25.1%16.0%
Metropolitan area with 100,000 to 999,999 pop.18.2%22.9%31.1%26.2%25.0%
Metropolitan area with 50,000 to 99,999 pop.24.2%11.0%8.9%10.0%12.3%
Urban/suburban area with 25,000 to 49,999 pop.6.1%17.7%11.9%16.2%19.4%
Urban/suburban area with 10,000 to 24,999 pop3.0%3.1%5.9%5.2%6.9%
Urban/rural area with less than 10,000 pop.3.0%1.0%3.7%2.6%5.5%