AGE AND LANGUAGE

  • Language. Less than half of Ecuadorians (47.4%) speak English proficiently.
    • Some 52.6% of Ecuadorians ages 5 and older report speaking English less than very well, compared with 38.8% of all Hispanics.
  • Age. Ecuadorians are younger than the U.S. population and older than Hispanics overall.
  • The median age of Ecuadorians is 30 ; the median ages of the U.S. population and all Hispanics are 36 and 27, respectively