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Asian Ethnic Origin
Los Angeles County

2010 Census

2000 Census Figures

Asian Ethnic Origin by City and Community

Ethnic Origin Population Percent
Total Asian categories tallied 1,550,573 100.00%
Asian Indian 92,179 5.94%
Bangladeshi 5,162 0.33%
Bhutanese 42 0.00%
Burmese 5,254 0.34%
Cambodian 37,450 2.42%
Chinese (except Taiwanese) 403,730 26.04%
Filipino 374,285 24.14%
Hmong 760 0.05%
Indonesian 13,001 0.84%
Japanese 138,983 8.96%
Korean 230,876 14.89%
Laotian 4,067 0.26%
Malaysian 1,496 0.10%
Nepalese 1,229 0.08%
Pakistani 10,930 0.70%
Sri Lankan 5,380 0.35%
Taiwanese 45,808 2.95%
Thai 29,792 1.92%
Vietnamese 104,024 6.71%
Other Asian, specified 2,323 0.15%
Other Asian, not specified 43,802 2.82%

Source: U.S. Census Bureau


In 1850, the U.S. Census recorded 15 blacks, 8 Jews and 2 Chinese residing in Los Angeles County.