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.

Answers distribution

Hanoi
Saigon
Hai Phong
Da Nang
answers
flagItaly
18%
70%
4%
6%
44
flagAustralia
14%
70%
11%
0%
34
flagCanada
17%
65%
6%
10%
46
flagSpain
18%
65%
9%
6%
32
flagSweden
20%
65%
15%
0%
20
flagAustria
16%
60%
16%
4%
25
flagthe United Kingdom
21%
59%
13%
5%
436
flagFrance
23%
59%
14%
2%
47
flagRepublic of Ireland
22%
58%
17%
1%
58
flagthe United States
18%
56%
18%
5%
653
flagLithuania
18%
56%
18%
6%
16
flagDenmark
20%
55%
20%
3%
29
flagBelgium
40%
55%
5%
0%
20
flagPoland
22%
54%
18%
4%
13287
flagGermany
23%
53%
17%
4%
222
flagGreece
26%
53%
20%
0%
15
flagUnknown
26%
51%
17%
4%
45
flagIndia
21%
50%
19%
7%
76
flagNorway
25%
41%
30%
2%
36
flagthe Netherlands
32%
37%
24%
5%
53

Gender

men62%
women52%
Hanoi
19%
21%
Saigon
62%
52%
Hai Phong
14%
20%
Da Nang
4%
5%

Language versions

question
answers
results
flag
What was the previous name of Ho Chi Minh city?
1096
59%

Details

Author: Gizem İsmailoğlu
tools
Should this question be improved? Improve it.
Globalquiz questions are translated by users for other users. Translate this question.