Loas (Hmong) Immigrants

Push/Pull Factors

Some pull factors are that they came here for they tons of forests we have and for farming jobs. Some push factors were really hot and very humid back in there home country in Loas.

Ravensteins Law of Migration

Most of the people that are coming over are 20-24 years of age.

Most of the people traveling over are males so it would be an international migration.

Some of The Way the Loas Live

Challenges and Locations

Most Loas are living in the Duluth and Rochester area. Some challenges they have in Minnesota are the way that we operate on patients. An example is when we cut some one open they believe it lets in the bad spirits.