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What’s happening at the U.S.-Mexico border in 6 charts

April 10, 2019 - 14:00

Border apprehensions are rising quickly and the demographic profile of apprehended migrants is changing.

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Remittance flows worldwide in 2017

April 3, 2019 - 12:22

Worldwide, an estimated $625 billion (USD) was sent by migrants to individuals in their home countries in 2017, a 7% increase from 2016, when the amount was $586 billion, according to economists at the World Bank. This increase follows two consecutive years of decline.

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Many Nigerians, Tunisians and Kenyans say they plan to leave their countries in the next five years

March 27, 2019 - 12:01

Many Nigerians, Tunisians and Kenyans say they plan to leave their countries in the next five years. Some who plan to migrate say they have taken steps to do so, such as gathering information about a destination country and saving money.

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Around the World, More Say Immigrants Are a Strength Than a Burden

March 14, 2019 - 11:54

Majorities in top migrant destination countries say immigrants strengthen their countries. Yet publics are divided on immigrants' willingness to adopt their host country's customs.

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Around the World, More Say Immigrants Are a Strength Than a Burden

March 14, 2019 - 11:54

Majorities in top migrant destination countries say immigrants strengthen their countries. Yet publics are divided on immigrants' willingness to adopt their host country's customs.

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20 metro areas are home to six-in-ten unauthorized immigrants in U.S.

March 11, 2019 - 10:00

In 2016, the 20 U.S. metro areas with the most unauthorized immigrants were home to 6.5 million of them, or 61% of the estimated total.

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20 metro areas are home to six-in-ten unauthorized immigrants in U.S.

March 11, 2019 - 10:00

In 2016, the 20 U.S. metro areas with the most unauthorized immigrants were home to 6.5 million of them, or 61% of the estimated total.

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Estimates of U.S. unauthorized immigrant population, by metro area, 2016 and 2007

March 11, 2019 - 09:53

Explore estimates of unauthorized immigrant populations in 182 U.S. metropolitan areas.

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Estimates of U.S. unauthorized immigrant population, by metro area, 2016 and 2007

March 11, 2019 - 09:53

Explore estimates of unauthorized immigrant populations in 182 U.S. metropolitan areas.

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Many immigrants with Temporary Protected Status face uncertain future in U.S.

March 8, 2019 - 11:00

Roughly 318,000 immigrants have this status after fleeing dangerous conditions in their countries. Learn more on the status for the largest origin groups now protected under TPS.

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Latinos’ Incomes Higher Than Before Great Recession, but U.S.-Born Latinos Yet to Recover

March 7, 2019 - 09:58

The overall gain in income among Latino workers is driven by a rise in the share of higher-income immigrants who have lived in the U.S. for more years. Yet the incomes of U.S.-born Latinos are still less than since the recession began.

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Latinos’ Incomes Higher Than Before Great Recession, but U.S.-Born Latinos Yet to Recover

March 7, 2019 - 09:58

The overall gain in income among Latino workers is driven by a rise in the share of higher-income immigrants who have lived in the U.S. for more years. Yet the incomes of U.S.-born Latinos are still less than since the recession began.

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Many immigrants with Temporary Protected Status face uncertain future in U.S.

February 21, 2019 - 14:00

Roughly 318,000 people have this protected status after fleeing dangerous conditions in their countries. Nearly all are expected to lose TPS this year or next.

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Latinos have become less likely to say there are too many immigrants in U.S.

February 19, 2019 - 13:32

The share of Latinos who say there are too many immigrants living in the United States has declined sharply since 2002.

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Latinos have become less likely to say there are too many immigrants in U.S.

February 19, 2019 - 13:32

The share of Latinos who say there are too many immigrants living in the United States has declined sharply since 2002.

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British attitudes on national identity and religious minorities not unique in EU

February 19, 2019 - 10:00

On issues including national identity and religious minorities, views among UK adults align very closely to general opinion across the EU.

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British attitudes on national identity and religious minorities not unique in EU

February 19, 2019 - 10:00

On issues including national identity and religious minorities, views among UK adults align very closely to general opinion across the EU.

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Explore unauthorized immigration by state using our new interactive

February 5, 2019 - 10:00

Unauthorized immigrants make up a quarter of all U.S. foreign-born residents. Our new interactive offers data on unauthorized immigrants by state.

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Explore unauthorized immigration by state using our new interactive

February 5, 2019 - 10:00

Unauthorized immigrants make up a quarter of all U.S. foreign-born residents. Our new interactive offers data on unauthorized immigrants by state.

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

February 5, 2019 - 09:57

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

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