How many Pakistanis live in Seattle?

How many Pakistanis live in Seattle?

For Seattle’s Pakistani-American community, numbering about 1,000 families, it’s difficult to watch from a distance.

What is the diversity in Seattle?


White alone, percent  65.8%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)  7.1%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)  0.5%
Asian alone, percent(a)  16.3%

Is living in Seattle expensive?

Living in Seattle is almost twice as expensive as the United States’ average. In other words, Seattle one of the more expensive cities in the country. The largest expense is housing, whether you’re renting or purchasing a home.

Are there any Pakistani citizens of German origin?

German citizens of Pakistani origin or descent are not included. Pakistani-Germans refers to the community in Germany of Pakistani heritage or citizenship. Roughly every fifth Pakistani in Germany (21%) has been living in Germany for over 15 years.

What is the relationship like between Pakistan and Germany?

The two states established diplomatic relations in the 1950s, with a focus on social, educational and economic development, and have largely had warm ties since 1963, when Pakistan lent ₨ 120 million to West Germany.

Can a Pakistani get a job in Germany?

A recent study by Germany’s Federal Employment Agency concluded that Pakistanis have been the most successful at finding work in the EU country over the past couple of years. Most Pakistanis in Germany are Muslim, including majority Ahmadis, Sunnis, Shias and other sects.

Why did Pakistanis come to Germany for higher education?

The tradition of Pakistanis coming to Germany for higher education was pioneered by the famous poet and philosopher Muhammad Iqbal. In 1907 Iqbal traveled to Germany to pursue a doctorate from the Faculty of Philosophy of the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität in Munich.