How many refugees are in Vietnam 2020?
4,100 people from Vietnam have fled in 2020 and applied for asylum in other countries. This corresponds to approximately 0.004% of all residents.
Which countries took Vietnamese refugees?
Indochinese resettled and repatriated
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Why did refugees leave Vietnam?
Political oppression, poverty, and continued war were the main reasons Vietnamese fled their country. The desire to leave was especially great for Vietnamese who had fought for the South, worked with the United States, or held positions in the South Vietnamese government.
Why did Vietnamese go to California?
Thousands of refugees, fleeing persecution and reeducation camps, arrived in the United States via Camp Pendleton, in Southern California. The federal government tried to resettle refugees in towns across the country but enclaves formed in warm-weather areas: Los Angeles, Houston, New Orleans, and San Jose.