Number of Bhutanese People in the United States

In this article, we will explore the demographic data of Bhutanese people in the United States, and look at historical data to see whether the Bhutanese population is growing or declining.

First, let's take a look at the population of Bhutanese people in the United States for the last 6 years.

Total U.S. Bhutanese Population

Population Year
26,534 2020
25,240 2019
27,300 2018
26,975 2017
25,017 2016
21,441 2015

The table above shows that between 2015 and 2020 the total Bhutanese population has increased by 5,093 people.

If this growth were to continue at the same rate, the total population of Bhutanese people by 2025 could be 31,627.

Total U.S. Bhutanese Population By State

We can also look at the data for Bhutanese people in each individual state and whether the Bhutanese population increased or decreased between 2015 and 2020.

For more details on the historical population figures for each state, click the link in the table below.

State 2015 2020 Change (%)
Alabama 0 0 0.00%
Alaska 195 0 -100.00%
Arizona 387 602 55.56%
Arkansas 0 0 0.00%
California 295 301 2.03%
Colorado 103 1,936 1,779.61%
Connecticut 27 0 -100.00%
Delaware 0 0 0.00%
District of Columbia 0 0 0.00%
Florida 225 0 -100.00%
Georgia 1,363 1,681 23.33%
Hawaii 0 68 100.00%
Idaho 68 153 125.00%
Illinois 873 211 -75.83%
Indiana 0 0 0.00%
Iowa 41 582 1,319.51%
Kansas 166 225 35.54%
Kentucky 612 633 3.43%
Louisiana 0 0 0.00%
Maine 0 0 0.00%
Maryland 269 349 29.74%
Massachusetts 932 266 -71.46%
Michigan 908 205 -77.42%
Minnesota 412 914 121.84%
Mississippi 0 0 0.00%
Missouri 233 6 -97.42%
Montana 0 35 100.00%
Nebraska 405 899 121.98%
Nevada 130 71 -45.38%
New Hampshire 418 546 30.62%
New Jersey 12 74 516.67%
New Mexico 0 0 0.00%
New York 2,355 2,315 -1.70%
North Carolina 122 1,290 957.38%
North Dakota 372 415 11.56%
Ohio 1,978 5,131 159.40%
Oklahoma 0 0 0.00%
Oregon 470 189 -59.79%
Pennsylvania 2,034 3,966 94.99%
Puerto Rico 0 9 100.00%
Rhode Island 75 61 -18.67%
South Carolina 212 0 -100.00%
South Dakota 311 241 -22.51%
Tennessee 426 142 -66.67%
Texas 1,925 924 -52.00%
Utah 516 224 -56.59%
Vermont 555 706 27.21%
Virginia 804 717 -10.82%
Washington 1,148 456 -60.28%
West Virginia 0 0 0.00%
Wisconsin 64 0 -100.00%
Wyoming 0 0 0.00%

Data Source(s)

All of the data on this page is sourced from the latest American Community Survey (ACS) 5-year estimates, from the United States Census Bureau. The latest year for the ACS is currently .

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