What Immigration Means to Kansas (Infographic)
Kansas has a small but growing immigrant population. While just over 7 percent of Kansas’ residents are immigrants, they make up a larger percentage of the state’s labor force. Manufacturing, one of the most profitable industries in the state, relies on immigrants for nearly 18 percent of its employees. As workers, business owners, taxpayers, and neighbors, immigrants are an integral part of Kansas’ diverse and thriving communities and make extensive contributions that benefit all.
American Immigration Council. (2017). What Immigration Means to Kansas [infographic]. Retrieved from https://www.americanimmigrationcouncil.org/sites/default/files/infographics/kansas_infographic_2018.png