Category Archives: Immigrants

Pew Research Center: 18 striking findings from 2018

By Abigail Geiger of the Pew Research Center – Pew Research Center takes the pulse of Americans and people around the world on a host of issues every year. We explore public opinion on topics ranging from foreign policy to … Continue reading

Posted in Demographics, Immigrants, Pew Research, Thought-Provoking Analysis

Key findings about U.S. immigrants

By Gustavo López, Kristen Bialik and Jynnah Radford of Pew Research – The United States has more immigrants than any other country in the world. Today, more than 40 million people living in the U.S. were born in another country, accounting for about one-fifth … Continue reading

Posted in China, Immigrants, India, Mexico, Pew Research, United States

5 facts about illegal immigration in the U.S.

By Jens Manuel Krogstad, Jeffrey S. Passel and D’Vera Cohn of Pew Research Center – There were 10.7 million unauthorized immigrants in the U.S. in 2016. The number of Mexican unauthorized immigrants declined since 2007, but the total from other … Continue reading

Posted in Controversial, Immigrants, Pew Research

Americans broadly support legal status for immigrants brought to the U.S. illegally as children

By Carroll Doherty of Pew Research Most Americans favor granting permanent legal status to immigrants who came to the U.S. illegally as children. And a 56% majority opposes substantially expanding the wall along the U.S.-Mexico border. Continue reading…

Posted in Children, Donald Trump, Immigrants, Pew Research, Thought-Provoking Analysis, United States

More Than 750 Million Worldwide Would Migrate If They Could

By Neli Esipova, Anita Pugliese and Julie Ray of the Gallup World Poll After the migrant crisis swept Europe in 2015, migration emerged as a dominant, divisive issue not only in European politics, where anti-migrant parties gained power, but also … Continue reading

Posted in Donald Trump, Geopolitical, Immigrants