In 2012, 3% of current undergraduate students are African American, 39% are Asian, 13% are Chicano/Latino, 1% are Native American/Alaskan Native, less than 1% are Pacific Islander, 29% are White, and 5% are Other/Decline to State. Women outnumber men in most race/ethnic groups, with the largest gender gap occurring in Chicano/Latino current undergraduate students. (How to understand the dashboard)

UC Berkeley Undergraduate Census Demographics – 2012

UC Berkeley Undergraduate Census Demographics – Trends, 1985–2012

African American Asian Chicano/Latino Native American/
Alaskan Native
Pacific Islander White Other/Decline to State International

UC Berkeley Undergraduate Census by Race/Ethnicity 2005–2012

Headcount
  2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
African American 830 835 841 889 923 875 892 874
Asian 9,691 9,868 10,259 10,480 10,348 10,168 10,083 10,047
Chicano/Latino 2,490 2,617 2,845 2,930 3,050 3,016 3,136 3,259
Native American/Alaskan Native 127 118 126 121 129 146 169 196
Pacific Islander 69 67 73 68 65 61 62 61
White 7,299 7,551 7,763 7,749 7,792 7,746 7,746 7,464
Other/Decline to State 2,268 2,124 2,023 1,948 1,941 1,813 1,502 1,204
International 708 683 706 966 1,282 1,715 2,295 2,669
Total 23,482 23,863 24,636 25,151 25,530 25,540 25,885 25,774

UC Berkeley Undergraduate Census by Race/Ethnicity 2005–2012

Percent
  2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
African American 4% 3% 3% 4% 4% 3% 3% 3%
Asian 41% 41% 42% 42% 41% 40% 39% 39%
Chicano/Latino 11% 11% 12% 12% 12% 12% 12% 13%
Native American/Alaskan Native 1% 0% 1% 0% 1% 1% 1% 1%
Pacific Islander 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
White 31% 32% 32% 31% 31% 30% 30% 29%
Other/Decline to State 10% 9% 8% 8% 8% 7% 6% 5%
International 3% 3% 3% 4% 5% 7% 9% 10%
Total 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%