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Rise in U.S. Immigrants From El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras Outpaces Growth From Elsewhere


This report was written by D’Vera Cohn, senior writer/editor; Jeffrey S. Passel, senior demographer; and Ana Gonzalez-Barrera, senior researcher. Editorial guidance was provided by Mark Hugo Lopez, director of Global Migration and Demography research; James Bell, vice president for global strategy; and Phillip Connor, senior researcher. Charts and tables were created by Abby Budiman, intern; Michael Keegan, information graphics designer; Gustavo López, research analyst; and Cohn. López and Antonio Flores, research assistant, number-checked the report and its graphics. David Kent copy edited the report. Ariana Rodriguez-Gitler was the digital producer. 

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