Native Americans*



Approximately 22% of Native Americans live on tribal lands or reservations. Living conditions on the reservations are sometimes comparable to Third World countries with employment, education, housing, health, alcoholism being a few social issues faced on reservations.

Besides residing on reservations, large numbers of Native Americans have migrated to metro areas. Approximately 70% of Native Americans live in metro areas. Metro areas with significant Native American populations include Minneapolis, Denver, Phoenix, Tucson, Chicago, Oklahoma City, Houston, New York City, Los Angeles, and Rapid City.

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*Native Americans consists of American Indians and Alaska Natives (NAIA) as defined by the US Census Bureau, which constitutes the North American Indigenous (C0154) and Inuit (C0097) People Group Clusters.

People Group Highlights

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StatusPG Name Country Of Birth IMB Affinity Group Affinity Bloc Primary Religion Population Total
 
Zuni PuebloUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity6,981
YurokUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American Peoples 5,700
YuchiUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American Peoples 2,100
Yokuts, ChuckchansiUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity2,500
YakimaUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity10,200
WyandotUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity1,500
WiyotUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity500
WintuUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American Peoples 2,700
WinnebagoUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity6,900
WichitaUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American Peoples 499
Western Keres PuebloUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesEthnic Religions11,900
WashoUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American Peoples 349
WappoUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American Peoples 60
Upper TananaUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity650
Upper Piman, Papago-PimaUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesEthnic Religions23,000
Upper Kuskokwim, IngalikUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity225
Upper ChinookUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity750
Upland YumanUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity2,100
TwanaUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity500
TuscaroraUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity600
TunicaUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity225
TsimshianUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity1,308
TonkawaUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity125
TlingitUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity16,000
TewaUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic4,500
Tenino, Warm SpringsUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity - Protestant1,000
TananaUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesEthnic Religions380
TanainaUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity - Orthodox450
TanacrossUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesNon-Religious130
Straits SalishUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity1,150
SpokaneUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesEthnic Religions2,708
Southern TiwaUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity4,200
SnohomishUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesNon-Religious1,100
SkagitUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity - Other / Marginal540
ShoshoniUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesEthnic Religions8,629
ShawneeUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity2,226
SerranoUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesEthnic Religions175
SenecaUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity8,000
Sauk-Fox, MesquakieUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesOther Religions4,000
Salish, Southern PugetUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity5,597
Sahaptin, NortheastUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity - Protestant1,750
Quinault, Lower ChehalisUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesEthnic Religions2,100
Quechan, KechanUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity2,475
QuapawUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic3,240
PowhatanUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity3,850
PotawatomiUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity19,060
PomoUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity5,500
PawneeUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity2,800
Passamaquoddy, MaleciteUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic1,800
PanamintUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesEthnic Religions100