Somali immigrants to Minnesota

Geography project

Push and pull factors

Somali immigrants come to Minnesota to escape war and refuge camps in their country. InMinnesota has lots of jobs, good schools ,and the highest Somali population in the United States.

Ravienstines laws of migration

They fit all of the laws except the one that most migrants only travel short distance

Some of the culture/people

Most Somalis live in the twin cities

Somalis in the twin cities.

They come here to escape war an refuge camps. There is no war here and Minnesota has less natural disasters than a lot of places. Minnesota also has more jobs. The twin cities are the only real urban areas in Minnesota this is one of the main reasons why the settle there.

They are just like us.

They are people too. Just because they come from a different county does not mean that they should be treated any different.