|American English, Serbo-Croatian, Macedonian, Slovene|
Albanian (to a lesser extent)
|Related ethnic groups|
|Yugoslav Canadians, European Americans|
Yugoslav Americans are Americans of full or partial Yugoslav ancestry. In the 2016 Community Surveys, there were 276,360 people who indicated Yugoslav or Yugoslav American as their ethnic origin; an 16% decrease from the 2000 Census when there were over 328,000.
The total number of Americans whose origins lie in former Yugoslavia is unknown due to conflicting definitions and identifications; in descending order these were as per 2016 American Community Survey:
- David Wallechinsky; Irving Wallace. "People, Races, Ethnicity in the U.S. Yugoslav Americans Part 1". Trivia-Library.com. David Wallechinsky & Irving Wallace. Retrieved 14 June 2017.