Make up of the 114th Congress

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  • Make up of the 114th Congress
    • Gender
      • 80.6% of members are male
      • 19.4% are Female
        • Most women in any other Congress
        • 108 Women
    • Race
      • Senate
        • 94 are white
        • 2 are black
        • 3 are hispanics
      • House
        • 7% are Hispanics- 38 members
        • 8.9% are African Americans- 48 members
        • 2.3% are Asians
        • Over 80% are white
    • Age
      • 30-39 (14%) 50-59 (33%) 40-49 (28%) 60+ (20%)
      • Still a large majority are middle aged
      • Average age is 57 years old
    • Parties
      • House of Representatives: 247 Republicans (including one Delegate), 193 Democrats (including four Delegates and the Resident Commissioner), and one vacant seat.
      • Senate: 54 Republicans, 44 Democrats, and two Independents who caucus with the Democrats.

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