Table POP08.  Chamorros in the United States:  2000

Geography Level:  State       (Rank Order)

Total Population

Chamorro Population by State

Percent of State Population
Chamorro Part-Chamorro

Total

Chamorro Part-Chamorro

Total

United States 281,421,906 58,240 34,371 92,611 0.02% 0.01% 0.03%
California 33,871,648 20,918 12,931 33,849 0.06% 0.04% 0.10%
Washington 5,894,121 5,823 2,774 8,597 0.10% 0.05% 0.15%
Texas 20,851,820 3,641 1,769 5,410 0.02% 0.01% 0.03%
Florida 15,982,378 2,319 1,230 3,549 0.01% 0.01% 0.02%
New York 18,976,457 1,931 815 2,746 0.01% 0.00% 0.01%
Hawaii 1,211,537 1,663 2,558 4,221 0.14% 0.21% 0.35%
Georgia 8,186,453 1,566 607 2,173 0.02% 0.01% 0.03%
Arizona 5,130,632 1,354 747 2,101 0.03% 0.01% 0.04%
Nevada 1,998,257 1,346 744 2,090 0.07% 0.04% 0.10%
North Carolina 8,049,313 1,313 515 1,828 0.02% 0.01% 0.02%
Virginia 7,078,515 1,310 735 2,045 0.02% 0.01% 0.03%
Colorado 4,301,261 1,124 743 1,867 0.03% 0.02% 0.04%
Oregon 3,421,399 1,015 653 1,668 0.03% 0.02% 0.05%
Illinois 12,419,293 988 508 1,496 0.01% 0.00% 0.01%
New Jersey 8,414,350 779 356 1,135 0.01% 0.00% 0.01%
Maryland 5,296,486 708 400 1,108 0.01% 0.01% 0.02%
Tennessee 5,689,283 696 266 962 0.01% 0.00% 0.02%
Pennsylvania 12,281,054 646 391 1,037 0.01% 0.00% 0.01%
Michigan 9,938,444 622 385 1,007 0.01% 0.00% 0.01%
Ohio 11,353,140 618 499 1,117 0.01% 0.00% 0.01%
Oklahoma 3,450,654 585 381 966 0.02% 0.01% 0.03%
Alabama 4,447,100 577 227 804 0.01% 0.01% 0.02%
Massachusetts 6,349,097 529 283 812 0.01% 0.00% 0.01%
South Carolina 4,012,012 489 256 745 0.01% 0.01% 0.02%
Indiana 6,080,485 470 262 732 0.01% 0.00% 0.01%
Missouri 5,595,211 435 326 761 0.01% 0.01% 0.01%
Kentucky 4,041,769 403 213 616 0.01% 0.01% 0.02%
New Mexico 1,819,046 363 171 534 0.02% 0.01% 0.03%
Louisiana 4,468,976 342 242 584 0.01% 0.01% 0.01%
Wisconsin 5,363,675 332 241 573 0.01% 0.00% 0.01%
Kansas 2,688,418 325 240 565 0.01% 0.01% 0.02%
Connecticut 3,405,565 281 131 412 0.01% 0.00% 0.01%
Nebraska 1,711,263 273 166 439 0.02% 0.01% 0.03%
Minnesota 4,919,479 266 217 483 0.01% 0.00% 0.01%
Idaho 1,293,953 254 132 386 0.02% 0.01% 0.03%
Rhode Island 1,048,319 248 66 314 0.02% 0.01% 0.03%
Arkansas 2,673,400 231 139 370 0.01% 0.01% 0.01%
Alaska 626,932 227 160 387 0.04% 0.03% 0.06%
Mississippi 2,844,658 213 168 381 0.01% 0.01% 0.01%
Utah 2,233,169 202 146 348 0.01% 0.01% 0.02%
Iowa 2,926,324 170 123 293 0.01% 0.00% 0.01%
Puerto Rico 3,808,610 149 85 234 0.00% 0.00% 0.01%
Delaware 783,600 89 43 132 0.01% 0.01% 0.02%
West Virginia 1,808,344 87 69 156 0.00% 0.00% 0.01%
New Hampshire 1,235,786 83 35 118 0.01% 0.00% 0.01%
Montana 902,195 73 68 141 0.01% 0.01% 0.02%
Maine 1,274,923 70 53 123 0.01% 0.00% 0.01%
Wyoming 493,782 65 35 100 0.01% 0.01% 0.02%
District of Columbia 572,059 62 42 104 0.01% 0.01% 0.02%
South Dakota 754,844 58 46 104 0.01% 0.01% 0.01%
North Dakota 642,200 30 39 69 0.00% 0.01% 0.01%
Vermont 608,827 28 25 53 0.00% 0.00% 0.01%
Insular Areas Total Population

Chamorro Population

Percent of Island Population

Chamorro Part-Chamorro Total Chamorro Part-Chamorro Total
CNMI  * 69,221 14,749 4,383 19,132 21.31% 6.33% 27.64%
Guam 154,805 57,297 7,946 65,243 37.01% 5.13% 42.15%

NOTE:  Chammorro - "Guamanian or Chammoro" selected or written entries "Guam" or "Chammoro";  Part-Chamorro - Chamorro and one or more additional race

*    Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands

Source: 2000 Census of Population and Housing (US Summary File 1, Population and Housing Profile: Guam, Population and Housing Profile: CNMI)