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Burmese population

Minnesota, 2013-2017

This table contains information about all Minnesota residents with Burmese ancestry, including native- and foreign-born residents. Cultural identification is based on a combination of race, ancestry, and birthplace.

Demographics
Burmese population
Total population (2013-2017)
Total population 11,145
Region of residence (2013-2017)
Twin Cities 91.5%
Greater MN 8.5%
Gender and age (2013-2017)
Male 5,689 51.0%
Female 5,456 49.0%
Under 5 years 1,375 12.3%
5-9 years 1,400 12.6%
10-14 years 1,033 9.3%
15-17 years 628 5.6%
18-24 years 1,604 14.4%
25-34 years 2,239 20.1%
35-44 years 1,117 10.0%
45-54 years 837 7.5%
55-64 years 664 6.0%
65-74 years suppressed suppressed
75-84 years suppressed suppressed
85 years and older suppressed suppressed
17 years and younger 39.8%
18-64 years 58.0%
65 years and older 2.2%
Foreign-born (2013-2017)
Foreign-born residents 88.6%
Language spoken (2013-2017)
Population (5 years and older) 9,770
English only suppressed
Language other than English 93.7%
Speaks English less than "very well" 84.3%
Disability (2013-2017)
Total population for whom disability status is determined 11,124
Population with a disability 13.6%
Total population for whom disability status is determined, Under 65 10,876
With a disability, under 65 12.5%
Residence one year ago (2013-2017)
Population (1 year and over in US) 10,831
Same residence 68.1%
Different residence in the U.S. 25.5%
Different residence outside the U.S. suppressed
Economy
Burmese population
Household income (2017 dollars) (2013-2017)
Total households 2,553
Less than $35,000 69.6%
$35,000-$49,999 suppressed
$50,000-$74,999 11.4%
$75,000-$99,999 suppressed
$100,000 or more suppressed
Median household income (2017 dollars, averaged) 30,027
Poverty (2013-2017)
All people for whom poverty status is determined 11,103
With income below poverty 53.9%
With income 100-149% of poverty 19.4%
With income 150-199% of poverty suppressed
With income 200% of poverty or higher 16.9%
17 years and younger (percent of people under 18) 4,415 58.3%
18-64 (percent of people 18-64) 6,440 52.0%
65 years and older (percent of people 65+) 248 suppressed
17 years and younger (percent of people under 18) 4,415 58.3%
18-24 (percent of people 18-24) 1,583 53.1%
25-34 (percent of people 25-34) 2,239 59.7%
35-44 (percent of people 35-44) 1,117 35.6%
45-54 (percent of people 45-54) 837 40.1%
55-64 (percent of people 55-64) 664 66.4%
65 years and older (percent of people 65+) 248 suppressed
Health
Burmese population
Health care coverage (2013-2017)
Total population for whom health insurance coverage status is determined 11,124
Population without health insurance coverage 6.8%
Housing
Burmese population
Households and average household size (2013-2017)
Total households 2,553
Average household size 5
Owned and rental housing (2013-2017)
Owner-occupied 9.6%
Renter-occupied 90.4%
Households by type (2013-2017)
Married couples, no children under 18 12.3%
Married couples, with children under 18 67.5%
Single male with children under 18 suppressed
Single female with children under 18 suppressed
Other family households suppressed
Individual living alone suppressed
Other non-family households suppressed
Undetermined household type suppressed
Cost-burdened households (2013-2017)
All households for which cost burden is calculated 2,553
Cost-burdened households 57.6%
Owner households for which cost burden is calculated 245
Cost-burdened owner households suppressed
Renter households for which cost burden is calculated 2,308
Cost-burdened renter households 62.3%
Rent paid (2013-2017)
Households paying rent 2,308
Median gross rent paid (2017 dollars, averaged) 821
Transportation
Burmese population
Vehicles per household (2013-2017)
No vehicles 21.1%
1 vehicle available 55.8%
2 vehicles available 20.2%
3 or more vehicles available suppressed
Transportation to work (2013-2017)
Workers (16 years and older) 3,678
Car, truck, or van (including passengers) 85.0%
Public transportation 1.5%
Walked, biked, worked at home, or other 13.5%
Travel time to work (2013-2017)
Total age 16+ (not home based) 3,432
Less than 10 minutes 14.0%
10-19 minutes 32.3%
20-29 minutes 11.2%
30 minutes or longer 42.4%
Workforce
Burmese population
Educational attainment (2013-2017)
Population (25 years and older) 5,105
Less than high school 80.3%
High school diploma or GED 8.7%
Some college or associate's degree 7.9%
Bachelor's degree 2.2%
Graduate or professional degree 1.0%
High school graduate or higher 19.7%
Bachelor's degree or higher 3.1%
Working adults (2013-2017)
Total civilian population, 18-64 6,461
% of working age adults who are employed 58.1%
Total civilian population, 18-64, male 3,070
% of working age adults who are employed, male 72.4%
Total civilian population, 18-64, female 3,391
% of working age adults who are employed, female 45.2%

 

Source:

Integrated Public Use Microdata Series from the U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey.