"The Migration Policy Institute’s online journal, the Migration Information Source,
today published its annual compilation of some of the most up-to-date
and frequently sought-after facts and statistics on U.S. immigration,
including current and historical population shares, illegal migration
flows, demographic and workforce characteristics and geographic
Frequently Requested Statistics on Immigrants and Immigration in the United States is a unique and comprehensive resource that
brings together in one place data from the Census Bureau (decennial
census, American Community Survey and Current Population Survey),
Department of Homeland Security, Department of State, MPI, Mexican
government and other sources. The fact sheet provides the most recent
top facts and figures on the nation’s immigrant, non-immigrant, refugee
and asylum-seeking populations as well as data on enforcement,
naturalization and other topics. As such, it’s a great resource for
reporters and others needing quick access to relevant migration data.
The fact sheet reports that:
The fact sheet is available on the website of the Migration Information Source, MPI’s online journal and can be accessed directly at www.migrationinformation.org/USfocus/display.cfm?ID=886.
The Source provides fresh thought and authoritative
data from numerous global organizations and governments, and global
analysis of international migration and refugee trends. To sign up for
the free, bimonthly Source e-newsletter, which includes a monthly
feature on US immigration policy developments at the national and state
levels as well as Spotlights providing demographic and other data on
major immigrant populations to the United States, click here." - MPI, Mar. 21, 2012.