India is considered a part of Asia. Many people use the word "Asian" to mean only people of Oriental ethnicity the people with the epicanthal eye fold that makes the eyes look more oval than round - however, if you use the word properly, it includes people of all countries in Asia, which includes India. All Rights Reserved. The material on this site can not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, cached or otherwise used, except with prior written permission of Multiply. Hottest Questions.
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Americans may have dedicated the month of May to the history, culture and accomplishments of Asian-Americans and Pacific Islanders for 25 years. During their research, NAAS set out to answer the following question: According to the general public, who counts as an Asian or Asian-American person? They first read to the participants a list of different ethnic groups, which included Chinese, Korean, Japanese, Indian, Filipino, Pakistani and Arab or Middle Eastern people. However, the people surveyed were less sure if South Asians and Middle Eastern people could be considered Asian. There were also higher percentages of people across all ethnic groups who considered that Pakistanis and Arabs were not likely to be Asians.
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But there are also Southeast Asians, which is where things can get confusing. People who are Southeast Asian come from countries that are south of China, but east of India. The outspoken model is Southeast Asian, since she is half-Thai. Teigen is also German and Norwegian. His mother is English and Irish.