Forty percent of the country’s nearly 1.3 million Vietnamese immigrants reside in California, concentrated in Orange, Los Angeles and Santa Clara counties, according to a report published Monday by the non-partisan Migration Policy Institute.
How many Vietnamese are in California?
By far, California had the largest concentration of Vietnamese by state, 581,946, followed by Texas (210,913), Washington (66,575), Florida (58,470), and Virginia (53,529).
What percent of California is Vietnamese?
U.S. Vietnamese Population Percentage State Rank
|Rank||Vietnamese Population Percentage ▼||State / Population|
|1.||1.6%||California / 37,253,956|
|2.||1.0%||Washington / 6,724,540|
|3.||0.8%||Texas / 25,145,561|
|4.||0.7%||Hawaii / 1,360,301|
Which city in California has the most Vietnamese?
The most famous Little Saigon is in Southern California’s Orange County, but San Jose now boasts the greatest number of Vietnamese residents in any one city outside of Vietnam—estimated at more than 180,000 today.
Which country has the most Vietnamese?
Overseas Vietnamese (Vietnamese: người Việt hải ngoại, Việt kiều or kiều bào) refers to Vietnamese people who live outside Vietnam. There are approximately 4.5 million overseas Vietnamese, the largest community of whom live in the United States.
|Người Việt hải ngoại|
Is Vietnam a poor country?
Vietnam is now defined as a lower middle income country by the World Bank. Of the total Vietnamese population of 88 million people (2010), 13 million people still live in poverty and many others remain near poor. Poverty reduction is slowing down and inequality increasing with persistent deep pockets of poverty.