Demographic and economic data on the Bhutanese immigrant and U.S.-born populations in the United States.
Demographic and economic data on the Bangladeshi immigrant and U.S.-born populations in the United States.
Roughly 20 million people who were born in a country now a part of the European Union have moved from their birth country and now live in another EU nation.
There were a record 43.2 million immigrants living in the U.S. in 2015, making up 13.4% of the nation’s population.
India has a long history of migration, as both the source of and destination for many international migrants. Here are five facts about India and migration.
African immigrants make up a small share of the U.S. immigrant population, but their numbers are growing – roughly doubling every decade since 1970.
The seven nations affected by a new executive order suspending refugee admissions accounted for 904,415 legal U.S. entries between fiscal years 2006 and 2015.
Of the 84,995 refugees admitted to the United States in fiscal year 2016, the largest numbers came from the Democratic Republic of Congo, Syria, Burma (Myanmar) and Iraq.
Some 244 million people worldwide have left their countries of birth – many seeking improved economic opportunities or fleeing physical danger – but the impact of out-migration has been uneven worldwide.
According to the United Nations Population Division, an international migrant is someone who has been living for one year or longer in a country other than the one in which he or she was born. This means that many foreign workers and international students are counted as migrants. Additionally, the UN considers refugees and, in some […]