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Pereira Surname


Frequency of Pereira in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, PEREIRA ranked #1,428 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 22,921 people, or approximately 1 in every 11,769 individuals in the US had this surname in 2000.

Name Rank Count Percent
Non-Hispanic Hispanic
(of any
race)
White Black American
Indian/
Alaskan
Native
Asian/
Pacific
Islander
Two
or More
Races
PEREIRA1,42822,92159.74%1.97%0.18%4.17%7.26%26.67%
US Top 151,671 269,762,087 69.8% 11.8% 0.7% 3.7% 1.7% 12.3%

Source: "Genealogy Data: Frequently Occurring Surnames from Census 2000", US Census Bureau.

1990 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, PEREIRA ranked #1,940 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 14,286 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

Source: "Frequently Occurring Surnames from Census 1990", US Census Bureau.

Pereira Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 102 grave(s) with the surname Pereira.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Pereira.

Resource Links for Pereira


Behind the Name: P [Behind The Name]
The meaning and history of first names.
http://www.surnames.behindthename.com/php/browse.php?letter=p (2 Feb 2011)

Pereira Surname Resource Center [SurnameWeb.org]
http://www.surnameweb.org/Pereira/surnames.htm

Pereira Genealogy and Family History Research [DistantCousin.com]
http://distantcousin.com/SurnameResources/Surname.asp?Surname=Pereira

Pereira Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/pereira/

Pereira (surname) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia [Wikipedia]
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pereira_(surname)

Pereira - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia [Wikipedia]
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pereira


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