The people of Jamaica are called Jamaicans. About 95 percent of the population is of partial or total African descent. Over 75 percent are black, 15 percent are mulatto (mixed black and white), and 4 percent are of mixed black and Asian Indian or Chinese. Other ethnic groups include Asian Indian (2 percent), Chinese (1 percent), and Europeans (2 percent). Nearly the whole population is native-born Jamaican.