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Americans are nationals and citizens of the United States of America.wikipedia
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Immigration to the United States

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The majority of Americans or their ancestors immigrated to America or are descended from people who were brought as slaves within the past five centuries, with the exception of the Native American population and people from Hawaii, Puerto Rico, Guam, and the Philippine Islands, who became American through expansion of the country in the 19th century, additionally America expanded into American Samoa, the U.S. Virgin Islands and Northern Mariana Islands in the 20th century.
Because the United States is a settler colonial society, all Americans, with the exception of the small percent of Native Americans, can trace their ancestry to immigrants from other nations around the world.

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Americans are nationals and citizens of the United States of America.
A citizen of the United States is an "American".

Lawful permanent residents (United States)

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Although nationals and citizens make up the majority of Americans, some dual citizens, expatriates, and permanent residents, may also claim American nationality.
Those who are less than 18 years old automatically derive U.S. citizenship through at least one of their American parents.

American Samoa

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The majority of Americans or their ancestors immigrated to America or are descended from people who were brought as slaves within the past five centuries, with the exception of the Native American population and people from Hawaii, Puerto Rico, Guam, and the Philippine Islands, who became American through expansion of the country in the 19th century, additionally America expanded into American Samoa, the U.S. Virgin Islands and Northern Mariana Islands in the 20th century.
Most of them are "nationals but not citizens of the United States at birth".

Names for United States citizens

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The word "American" can also refer to people from the Americas in general (see names for United States citizens).
Different languages use different terms for citizens of the United States, who are known in English as Americans.

Citizenship of the United States

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Americans are nationals and citizens of the United States of America.
A U.S. citizen retains U.S. citizenship when becoming the citizen of another country, should that country's laws allow it. U.S. citizenship can be renounced by Americans who also hold another citizenship via a formal procedure at a U.S. Embassy, and it can also be restored.

British Americans

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However, the English Americans and British Americans demography is considered a serious under-count as they tend to self-report and identify as simply "Americans" (since the introduction of a new "American" category in the 1990 census) due to the length of time they have inhabited America.
British American usually refers to Americans whose ancestral origin originates wholly or partly in the United Kingdom (England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland).

Polish Americans

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Polish Americans are Americans who have total or partial Polish ancestry.

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There are four minority-majority states: California, Texas, New Mexico, and Hawaii.
The military action which first brought Alvarado to power had momentarily declared California to be an independent state, and had been aided by American and British residents of California, including Isaac Graham.

Basque Americans

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Basque Americans (euskal estatubatuarrak, vasco estadounidenses, Basco-Américains) are Americans of Basque descent.

Norwegian Americans

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Norwegian Americans (Bokmål: Norskamerikanere, Nynorsk: Norskamerikanarar) are Americans with ancestral roots from Norway.

Dutch Americans

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Dutch Americans are Americans of Dutch descent whose ancestors came from the Netherlands in the recent or distant past.

Turkish Americans

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As of December 2015, the sampling strata for the new MENA category includes the Census Bureau's working classification of 19 MENA groups, as well as Turkish, Sudanese, Djiboutian, Somali, Mauritanian, Armenian, Cypriot, Afghan, Azerbaijani and Georgian groups.
Turkish Americans (Amerikalı Türkler) are Americans of Turkish descent or origin.

Sudanese Americans

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As of December 2015, the sampling strata for the new MENA category includes the Census Bureau's working classification of 19 MENA groups, as well as Turkish, Sudanese, Djiboutian, Somali, Mauritanian, Armenian, Cypriot, Afghan, Azerbaijani and Georgian groups.
Sudanese Americans are Americans of Sudanese ancestry, or Sudanese who have American citizenship.

Somali Americans

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As of December 2015, the sampling strata for the new MENA category includes the Census Bureau's working classification of 19 MENA groups, as well as Turkish, Sudanese, Djiboutian, Somali, Mauritanian, Armenian, Cypriot, Afghan, Azerbaijani and Georgian groups.
Somali Americans are Americans of Somali ancestry.

Afghan Americans

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As of December 2015, the sampling strata for the new MENA category includes the Census Bureau's working classification of 19 MENA groups, as well as Turkish, Sudanese, Djiboutian, Somali, Mauritanian, Armenian, Cypriot, Afghan, Azerbaijani and Georgian groups.
Afghan Americans are Americans of Afghan descent or Americans who originated from Afghanistan.

Cypriot Americans

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As of December 2015, the sampling strata for the new MENA category includes the Census Bureau's working classification of 19 MENA groups, as well as Turkish, Sudanese, Djiboutian, Somali, Mauritanian, Armenian, Cypriot, Afghan, Azerbaijani and Georgian groups.
Cypriot Americans are Americans of full or partial Cypriot ancestry.

Azerbaijani Americans

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As of December 2015, the sampling strata for the new MENA category includes the Census Bureau's working classification of 19 MENA groups, as well as Turkish, Sudanese, Djiboutian, Somali, Mauritanian, Armenian, Cypriot, Afghan, Azerbaijani and Georgian groups.
Azerbaijani Americans (Amerikalı azərbaycanlılar) or Azeri Americans (Amerikalı azərılar) are Americans of the Azerbaijani ancestry from Azerbaijan and Iranian Azerbaijan or people possessing Azerbaijani and the American dual citizenship.

Arab Americans

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According to the Arab American Institute (AAI), Arab Americans have family origins in each of the 22 member states of the Arab League.
Arab Americans (عَرَبٌ أَمْرِيكِيُّونَ or أمريكيون من أصل عربي) are Americans of Arab ethnic, cultural and linguistic heritage or identity, who identify themselves as Arab.

Georgian Americans

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As of December 2015, the sampling strata for the new MENA category includes the Census Bureau's working classification of 19 MENA groups, as well as Turkish, Sudanese, Djiboutian, Somali, Mauritanian, Armenian, Cypriot, Afghan, Azerbaijani and Georgian groups.
Georgian Americans are Americans of full or partial Georgian ancestry.

Iranian Americans

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Iranian Americans or Persian Americans are U.S. citizens who are of Iranian ancestry or who hold Iranian citizenship.

American Jews

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American Jews, or Jewish Americans, are Americans who are Jews, whether by religion, ethnicity or nationality.

White Americans

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They form the second largest group after non-Hispanic Whites in the United States, comprising 16.3% of the population according to the 2010 United States Census.
White Americans are Americans who are descendants from any of the white racial groups of Europe, the Middle East and North Africa or in census statistics, those who self-report as white based on having majority-white ancestry.

Mexican Americans

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Mexican Americans (mexicoamericanos or estadounidenses de origen mexicano) are Americans of full or partial Mexican descent.

Cuban Americans

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Cuban Americans (cubanoamericanos) are Americans who trace their ancestry to Cuba.