National Geographic : 1979 Nov
0 KILOMETERS 350 I I 0 STATUTEMILESAT EQUATOR 350 DRAWNBYJOHNG WEBER COMPILED BY PATRICIA J HARRISON NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC ARTDIVISION The People's Republic of China claims to have repatriated 236,000 C ethnic Chinese from Vietnam. I /r !O -, When growing numbers of SVietnamse refugees threatened SMalaysia's stability,authorities -,refuse entrance to further s of boat people. f K la Lumpur SINGAPORE I,100 IN CAMPS i A daily influx of illegalimmigrants from China compounds Hong Kong's problem of overcrowding. As many as 100,000 may have entered in the first half of 1979. HINA \ \ ( '\ I MACAO \ -- ," (Portugal) 3,300 IN CAMPS* c-IHONG KONG /fi (United Kingdom) In.r f ** . ' 66,400 IN CAMPS PHILIPPINES 5,500 IN CAPS M anila South China Sea Resettlement ofSout east Asian refugees since id-1975: United States - 233, 00 France -53,700 Austraia- 23,500 Canada -O,400 West German -- 4,00 United Kingdom-3, 00 1''' '" -*>'.£ «' IfA I ~ ;EQ~uATQR ESIA ESIA PS people '979 migration. ions. - . Celebes\ i20 1 TaipeTi. Taiwan IND N S46200 INCA Asias homeless "Boat people" figures reprs'nfJanary-July Camp statistics show July 31popula I'