America by the Numbers

For 25 years, Maria Hinojosa has helped tell America’s untold stories and brought to light unsung heroes in America and abroad.

America By The Numbers with Maria Hinojosa is a new and innovative documentary series which will be available to public TV stations and viewers beginning in October 2014. Produced by the Harlem-based Futuro Media Group, America By The Numbers will reveal how dramatic changes in the country’s demographics are playing out in mainstream USA.

The U.S. spends more on healthcare than any other nation, and the biggest portion goes towards pregnancy and childbirth.

American suburbs are becoming more diverse, but the "exurbs" that surround them remain overwhelmingly white. In fact, while whites account for only 8% of total U.S.

"America By The Numbers with Maria Hinojosa" returns to Clarkston, Georgia to follow unlikely candidates in the city's 2013 local election, as three Mayoral and City Counci

Asian Americans are the best-educated and highest-income ethnic group in the United States.

With a collective purchasing power of $3 trillion, people of color are quickly becoming the nation’s most sought-after consumers.

The Bakken Oil Boom is bringing billions of dollars and tens of thousands of jobs to North Dakota.

Welcome to Clarkston, Georgia - one of America's most diverse square miles.

Pacific Islanders serve in the U.S. military in disproportionally high numbers, and have suffered the highest casualty rates in the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.

 
Subscribe to America by the Numbers
 

Stations

A provocative film from the American Indian perspective that reframes today’s controversial energy debate while the fate of the environment hangs in the balance.

Filmmakers


Don't Miss March 1 Deadline for Film Projects
Film Screenings Encourage Dialogue, Cultural Understanding
'The Last Conquistador' Reveals Collision of Past, Present
New Film Follows Two Parallel Stories in History
Job Opportunities
Film Festival Opportunities
Training and Other Opportunities
Funding Opportunities
Fellowship and Internship Opportunities

Educators

Complement classroom discussion about America's energy future with this film, and help students comprehend the debate about the best use of natural resources.