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.
About half of U.S. Latinos say the situation for Hispanics in the U.S. has worsened over the past year, and a majority say they worry that they or someone they know could be deported.
There were a record 43.7 million immigrants living in the U.S. in 2016, making up 13.5% of the nation’s population.
2018 National Survey of Latinos
Field dates: 07/26/18 - 09/09/18
Respondents: Nationally representative sample of 1,501 Latinos ages 18 and older.
Margin of Error: +/- 3.1 percentage points at the 95% confidence interval.
This survey focused on the 2018 elections, economics, politics, immigrant integration, discrimination and immigration policy.
Publications from this dataset