Nepal Last Name Popularity, Meaning and Origin
In this article we'll look at the origin and meaning of the surname Nepal and how popular it is in the United States. We'll also look at the race and ethnic origin of people in the United States who are named Nepal.
Nepal, like all of the names we have data for, is identified by the U.S. Census Bureau as a surname which has more than 100 occurrences in the United States in the Decennial Census survey. The most recent statistics we have for the Nepal surname is from the 2010 census data.
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Where Does Nepal Rank in the Most Common U.S. Names?
According to the data, Nepal is ranked #29,604 in terms of the most common surnames in America.
The Nepal surname appeared 796 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0.27 would have the surname Nepal.
Race and Ethnic Origin of People with the Last Name Nepal
We also have some data on the ancestry of people with the surname Nepal.
The below race categories are the modified race categories used in the Census Bureau's population estimates program. All people were categorized into six mutually exclusive racial and Hispanic origin groups: "White only", "Black only", "American Indian and Alaskan Native only", "Asian and Pacific Islander only", "Two or More Races", and "Hispanic".
For the most recent 2010 census data, the race/ethnic origin breakdown for Nepal was:
- 2.64%, or 21 total occurrences, were "Non-Hispanic White Only".
- 2.51%, or 20 total occurrences, were "Non-Hispanic Black Only".
- 90.58%, or 721 total occurrences, were "Non-Hispanic Asian and Pacific Islander Only".
- (S), or less than 100 total occurrences, were "Non-Hispanic American Indian and Alaskan Native".
- 3.64%, or 29 total occurrences, were "Non-Hispanic of Two or More Races".
- (S), or less than 100 total occurrences, were "Hispanic Origin".
Note: Any fields showing (S) means the data was suppressed for privacy so that the data does not in any way identify any specific individuals.
All of the data on this page is sourced from the Decennial Census survey, from the United States Census Bureau.
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