What Immigration Means to Nebraska (Infographic)

Date of Publication: 
October, 2017
Source Organization: 
American Immigration Council

Nebraska has a small but growing immigrant population. About 7 percent of the state’s population was born in another country, and foreign-born residents help support Nebraska’s economy across sectors. Immigrants are a critical component of the Nebraskan labor force: 17 percent of the state’s computer and math science professionals are immigrants, as are 18 percent of Nebraskans working in the production industry. As workers, business owners, taxpayers, and neighbors, immigrants are an integral part of Nebraska’s diverse and thriving communities and make extensive contributions that benefit all.

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American Immigration Council. (2017). What Immigration Means to Nebraska [infographic]. Retrieved from https://www.americanimmigrationcouncil.org/sites/default/files/infographics/nebraska_infographic_2018.png