Chana Name Meaning

Indian (Panjab): Hindu (Arora) and Sikh name of unknown meaning, based on the name of a clan in the Arora community.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Chang, Rana, Chanda, Chand, Chad, Chada, Chapa, Chino, Chandra, Haga

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Chana Family Origin

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Chana Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Chana occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Chana's were Farmers. Farmer, Engineer and Farm Hand were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chana. A less common occupation for the Chana family was Farm Labor.

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Engineer

    9%
  • Farm Hand

    9%
  • Farm Labor

    9%

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Chana Historical Records

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Chana Life Expectancy

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Between 1968 and 2004, Chana life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Chana in 1968 was 94, and 54 in 2004.

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