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Asian Ethnic Origin
Los Angeles County

2000 Census

2010 Census Figures

Asian Ethnic Origin by City, 2000 Census

Ethnic Origin Population Percent
Total 1,105,752 100.00%
Asian Indian 60,268 5.45%
Bangladeshi 1,689 0.15%
Cambodian 28,226 2.55%
Chinese, except Taiwanese 294,178 26.60%
Filipino 260,158 23.53%
Hmong 651 0.06%
Indonesian 6,648 0.60%
Japanese 111,349 10.07%
Korean 186,350 16.85%
Laotian 2,763 0.25%
Malaysian 660 0.06%
Pakistani 4,981 0.45%
Sri Lankan 2,979 0.27%
Taiwanese 35,174 3.18%
Thai 20,040 1.81%
Vietnamese 78,102 7.06%
Other Asian 2,706 0.24%
Other Asian, not specified 8,830 0.80%

Source: U.S. Census Bureau


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