- Finding and Viewing on the Map a Specific People Group (PG).
Click on the "Explore Map" menu button and then in the Map Filter window enter the name of the "People Group" or a "Metro Area", and press “GO”.
- Finding Specific Points of Interest (POIs).
In the "Map Filters" area, then click "expand Map Filters". At the bottom of the Expanded Map Filters, use the "Select Places Type" pull-down box, then "check all" or check a specific type of "POIs".
- Filtering PGs and POIs.
In the "Expanded Map Filters" area, category Nationality and Religion pull-down box filters allow for refining searches. As examples ...
To view only the "Vietnamese" PG and only "Vietnamese Buddhist Temples" - For "Select Places Type" only check "Buddhist Temple," then check only "Vietnamese" in the "200 Nationalities Selected" pull-down box. In the "Search for People Groups" box, type "Vietnamese" and then click "GO".
To view only "Southeast Asian" People Groups who adhere to "Islam" - In the "Search for People Groups" box, type "Southeast Asian" and then click "GO". Then check only "Islam" in the "8 Religions Selected" pull-down box.
- To Start a new Search.
In the "Map Filters" window area, click on the reset button
- Markers for People Groups (PGs) and Points of Interest (POIs).
The number indicates the count within a specific geographical area. Clicking on a marker will open a "Details" window with more information.
Point of Interest Markers
Consulate / Embassy
Ethnic Apartment / Neighborhood
Ethnic Market / Grocery
Other Sacred Point of Interest