Instant Survey: A TreeHugger Census Question

Environmental advocacy is frequently conflated with the ideals of a Western elite, but at TreeHugger we strive to demonstrate that sustainable living and environmental responsibility transcend backgrounds. We hope that by seeking correspondents from around the globe and by featuring products, services and news that are useful in daily life, we are able to show that environmental issues are critical to everyone, regardless of race, ethnicity or nationality.
To that end, we would like to learn how our current readers identify themselves. We understand that questions like this are both sensitive and problematic but hope that readers recognize that our intention is (ultimately) to meet the needs of a diverse audience that shares a commitment to sustainability. As such…

These categories are based on the 2000 U.S. census; visit the website to learn more about the justifications for the response options.