HispanicFebruary 5, 2019

U.S. unauthorized immigrant population estimates by state, 2016

Explore maps and tables showing detailed data on unauthorized immigrants by state.

GlobalJanuary 30, 2019

International migrants by country

Explore detailed tables on the number and share of immigrants and emigrants by country.

GlobalJanuary 30, 2019

Immigrant share in U.S. nears record high but remains below that of many other countries

Nearly 14% of the U.S. population is foreign-born. That’s the highest share of foreign-born people in the country since 1910, but it’s far from the highest in the world.

GlobalJanuary 25, 2019

Latin America, Caribbean no longer world’s fastest growing source of international migrants

Growth in the number of emigrants from Latin America and the Caribbean has slowed – due in large part to a slowdown of people leaving Mexico.

Pew Research CenterJanuary 16, 2019

Border apprehensions increased in 2018 – especially for migrant families

There were nearly 467,000 apprehensions at the U.S.-Mexico border in 2018. Family members accounted for about a third of those apprehensions.

GlobalDecember 10, 2018

Many worldwide oppose more migration – both into and out of their countries

As the number of international migrants reaches new highs, people around the world show little appetite for more migration – both into and out of their countries.

HispanicDecember 3, 2018

What we know about illegal immigration from Mexico

There were 12.0 million immigrants from Mexico living in the United States in 2016, and fewer than half of them were in the country illegally.

HispanicNovember 30, 2018

Key findings about U.S. immigrants

Today, more than 40 million people living in the U.S. were born in another country, accounting for about one-fifth of the world’s migrants in 2016.

HispanicNovember 28, 2018

5 facts about illegal immigration in the U.S.

The number of unauthorized immigrants living in the United States was lower in 2016 than at any time since 2004.

HispanicNovember 27, 2018

U.S. Unauthorized Immigrant Total Dips to Lowest Level in a Decade

There were 10.7 million unauthorized immigrants in the U.S. in 2016, down from 12.2 million in 2007. The total is the lowest since 2004 and is tied to a decline in the number of Mexican unauthorized immigrants.