Immigration in the United States

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Statista dossier about U.S. immigration

This dossier presents graphs and tables about immigration in the United States. It focuses on legal permanent residents, naturalization, refugees and asylees, illegal aliens and public opinion on immigration in the United States.

Table of contents

  • 1. Legal permanent residents
    • Number of green cards in the United States from 1990 to 2016

    • Legal immigrants in the United States in 2016, by region of birth

    • U.S. Immigration - main countries of birth for green card recipients 2016

    • Green card recipients in the United States, by state of residence 2016

    • Legal immigrants in the United States in 2016, by metro area of residence

    • Legal immigrants in the United States in 2016, by category of admission

    • Legal immigrants in the United States 2009-2016, by gender

    • Legal immigrants in the United States 2009-2016, by age

    • Legal immigrants in the United States in 2016, by occupation

    • Religious groups in the U.S. by immigration background 2014

  • 2. Naturalizations
    • Number of persons naturalized in U.S. 1990-2016

    • Number of persons naturalized in U.S. in 2016, by region of birth

    • Number of persons naturalized in U.S. in 2016, by country of birth

    • Number of persons naturalized in U.S. in 2016, by state of residence

    • Number of persons naturalized in U.S. 2009-2016, by gender

    • Number of persons naturalized in U.S. 2009-2016, by age

    • Number of persons naturalized in U.S. 2016, by occupation

  • 3. Refugees and asylum seekers
    • Refugees arriving in the U.S. from 1990 to 2016

    • Refugees arriving in the U.S. 2016, by region of origin

    • Refugees arriving in the U.S. 2016, by country of nationality

    • Refugees arriving in the U.S. 2016, by gender

    • Refugees arriving in the U.S. 2016, by age

    • U.S. immigration - individuals granted asylum 1990-2016

    • Individuals granted asylum in the U.S. 2016, by region

    • Individuals granted asylum in the U.S. in 2016, by country of nationality

  • 4. Illegal immigration
    • U.S. immigration - illegal aliens apprehended 1990-2016

    • U.S. immigration - illegal aliens apprehended 2016, by region of origin

    • U.S. immigration - aliens removed or returned 1990-2016

    • U.S. immigration - illegal aliens returned 2016, by region of origin

    • U.S. immigration - illegal aliens removed 2016, by region of origin

    • Illegal immigrants in the U.S., by state 2014

  • 5. Public opinion
    • Public opinion on the level of immigration into the U.S. 2001-2017

    • Public opinion on the level of immigration in the U.S. from 2006 to 2017

    • Public opinion on effects of immigration in the U.S. in 2018, by political party

    • Public opinion on DACA in the United States in 2018, by political party

    • Public opinion on a Southern-border wall in the U.S. in 2018, by political party

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