Factsheet on Ethnic Groups in Viet Nam

Evidence from the 2009 Census

Author: UNFPA
Publication date: 2012

This fact sheet presents key highlights of the current situation, trends and characteristics of the larger ethnic groups, based on the most recent population and housing census (2009). It also summarizes a selection of policy implications and includes recommendations for appropriate strategies and programmes to reduce disparity, vulnerability and improve the quality of life for people of ethnic origin.