NAVAJO NATION PROFILE

The data provided below can be used in place of the Shiprock data to complete the same module.

Ranking of Chapters by Estimated Population

Chapter Name Navajo Name 1980 l990 l995 l997 2000
Shiprock, NM Tse’ bi t’ai’ 6,103 7,850 8,130 8,615 7,703
Tuba City, AZ 5,416 7,305 7,748 8,041 7,447
Chinle, AZ Ch’¶n¶l• 4,893 7,000 7,150 7,735 7,976
Fort Defiance, AZ Ts¢ hootsoo¶ 4,656 5,881 6,295 6,446 5,203
Saint Micheals, AZ Ch’¶hootsoo¶ 3,814 5,255 5,372 5,793 5,499
           
Kayenta, AZ Toh’di’neesh zhee 3,999 4,902 5,178 5,363 5,574
Ganado, AZ Lºk’aah niteel 1,934 2,472 2,545 2,712 2,641
Crownpoint, NM Tiis ts’ººz n¶deeshgiizh 1,295 2,468 2,842 2,650 2,453
Shonto, AZ Sh££’tº 1,881 2,330 2,386 2,551 2,229
Huerfano, NM Dzi¬ n¡’oodi¬ii 1,511 2,250 2,413 2,493 2,172
           
Upper Fruitland,NM Doo’al k’aii 1,529 2,268 2,376 2,512 2,750
Red Lake, AZ Be’ak’id halch¶¶’ 2,315 2,203 2,246 2,371 1,163
Many Farms, AZ D¡’¡k’e halan¶ 2,048 2,133 2,387 2,309 2,496
Tonalea, AZ Tº nehel••h 1,548 2,066 2,211 2,281 1,037
Lukachukai, AZ Lºk’aa’ch’egai 1,580 2,055 2,255 2,257 1,896
           
Pinon, AZ Be’ak’id baa’ ahood z¡n¶ 1,852 2,049 2,310 2,228 2,832
Sanostee, NM Ts¢ a¬n¡ozt’i’¶ 1,943 2,070 2,131 2,244 1,857
Aneth, UT T’¡¡b¶¶ch’•¶dii 1,641 1,949 1,98 2,128 2,165
Oljato, AZ Ool j¢¢’ tº 1,651 1,913 1,960 2,085 2,161
Twin Lakes,NM Ts¢ nahazoh 1,692 1,952 2,074 2,127 2,187

Source: Chapter Images, 1996.

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