Wednesday, 6 December 2017
1-What is the most popular religion in the UK? Christianity is the major religion, followed by Islam, Hinduism, Sikhism, Judaism and Buddhism in terms of number of adherents.
2-What does your ethnic origin mean?
Ethnic origin means an individual belongs to an ethnic group, either because that is his background (ancestry, lineage) or because he identifies with it (identity). "Cultural" or "people" are synonyms of "ethnic." Therefore we may refer to a person's “ethnic origin” or “cultural origin.”
3-What is a person's ethnic background?
Ethnicity vs. Race. ... Race refers to a person's physical characteristics, such as bone structure and skin, hair, or eye color. Ethnicity, however, refers to cultural factors, including nationality, regional culture, ancestry, and language.
4-What is the difference between race and ethnicity?
First of all, race is primarily unitary. You can only have one race, while you can claim multiple ethnic affiliations. You can identify ethnically as Irish and Polish, but you have to be essentially either black or white. The fundamental difference is that race is socially imposed and hierarchical.
5-What is the definition of ethnic origin?
The ancestral race that an individual belongs to, as opposed to their current nationality. People derived from of a variety of ethnic origin types currently inhabit the United States, and which include white, black, American Indian, Asian, Pacific Islander and Eskimo.
6-What do you mean by ethnic origin?
Ethnic origin refers to a person's 'roots' and should not be confused with his or her citizenship, nationality, language or place of birth. For example, a person who has Canadian citizenship, speaks Panjabi (Punjabi) and was born in the United States may be of Guyanese ethnic origin.
7-What is the meaning of race and ethnicity?
Race and Ethnicity Defined. The term race refers to groups of people who have differences and similarities in biological traits deemed by society to be socially significant, meaning that people treat other people differently because of them. ... Racism, then, is prejudice based on socially significant physical features.
8--What is the difference between race and ethnicity and nationality?
It is easy to confuse nationality and ethnicity, but there is a major difference between them. Nationality (noun) is the relationship between a person and the political state to which he belongs or is affiliated. Ethnicity (noun) is the identification of a person with a particular racial, cultural, or religious group.
9-What is the ethnic code?
Self Defined Ethnicity (SDE) codes are a set of codes used by the Home Office in the United Kingdom to classify an individual's ethnicity according to that person's self-definition.