Largest Native American Population in Every State

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1. Alabama
> Largest Native tribe: Cherokee (pop: 8,870)
> Total Native population: 23,850
> Total state population: 4,863,300

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2. Alaska
> Largest Native tribe: Yup’ik (pop: 32,721)
> Total Native population: 101,313
> Total state population: 741,894

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3. Arizona
> Largest Native tribe: Navajo (pop: 145,393)
> Total Native population: 294,721
> Total state population: 6,931,071

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4. Arkansas
> Largest Native tribe: Cherokee (pop: 7,274)
> Total Native population: 18,409
> Total state population: 2,988,248

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5. California
> Largest Native tribe: Mexican American Indian (pop: 40,588)
> Total Native population: 287,028
> Total state population: 39,250,017