What was the previous name of Ho Chi Minh city?

Hanoi
Saigon
Hai Phong
Da Nang
Im­me­di­ate­ly after the com­mu­nist takeover of South Vietnam in 1975, a pro­vi­sion­al gov­ern­ment renamed the city after Ho Chi Minh. Even today, however, the informal name of Sai Gon remains in daily speech both do­mes­ti­cal­ly and in­ter­na­tion­al­ly.

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Saigon
Hai Phong
Da Nang
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7%
84%
7%
0%
26
flagthe United Arab Emirates
11%
76%
7%
3%
26
flagAustria
12%
70%
12%
2%
40
flagSpain
17%
67%
10%
5%
40
flagCanada
16%
66%
7%
9%
66
flagAustralia
19%
66%
11%
0%
36
flagthe United Kingdom
20%
61%
13%
3%
581
flagRepublic of Ireland
19%
60%
18%
1%
71
flagItaly
30%
60%
5%
4%
70
flagFrance
24%
59%
14%
2%
49
flagthe United States
18%
57%
17%
5%
772
flagGreece
17%
57%
22%
2%
35
flagSweden
24%
54%
21%
0%
33
flagPoland
21%
53%
19%
4%
18853
flagIndia
19%
52%
20%
6%
89
flagDenmark
21%
51%
24%
3%
33
flagGermany
26%
50%
17%
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281
flagNorway
20%
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27%
4%
48
flagthe Netherlands
26%
46%
20%
6%
82
flagUnknown
24%
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33%
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Gender

men52%
women53%
Hanoi
20%
19%
Saigon
52%
53%
Hai Phong
21%
21%
Da Nang
5%
5%

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