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DACA Stats as of Feb. 14, 2013

DACA Stats as of Feb. 14, 2013 - USCIS, Feb. 15, 2013 .

DACA Stats as of Mar. 14, 2013

Data represents period August 15, 2012 - March 14, 2013

Latest ICE Deportation Stats No Cause for Celebration

" There is little to cheer in the new deportation statistics released by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). While the numbers document a 10 percent decline in the total number of deportations compared to last year, they also reveal the extent to which immigration enforcement resources...

TRAC Updates Prosecutorial Discretion Stats

"During the first quarter of FY 2014, seven percent of all Immigration Court cases were closed due to the exercise of prosecutorial discretion (PD), according to the latest case-by-case records (through December 2013) obtained and analyzed by the Transactional Records Access Clearinghouse (TRAC...

Report of the Visa Office 2013

Report of the Visa Office 2013 Fiscal Year 2013 data is preliminary and is subject to change. Any changes would not be statistically significant. Statistical Tables Immigrant and Nonimmigrant Visas Issued at Foreign Service Posts: Fiscal Years 2009 - 2013 Classes of Immigrants...

Stats and Guidance from Jan. 2014 Asylum Stakeholder Meeting

Links to statistics and guidance provided at the USCIS Asylum Division quarterly stakeholder meeting, January 28, 2014. - USCIS, Feb. 10, 2014 . Statistics Guidance Afghanistan, Libya, Iraq Receipts - Asylum Applications Filed FY 1993 - FY 2014 Changes to Case Categories Requiring...

AILA Analysis of Deportation Numbers

"There are two key statistics regarding the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) deportation numbers. First are returns, individuals apprehended by Customs and Border Protection (CBP) or Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) who are then returned to their country without a removal on...

EOIR Releases FY2013 Statistics

" The Executive Office for Immigration Review (EOIR) today announced that it has released its Fiscal Year (FY) 2013 Statistics Yearbook . As announced on its website on October 1, 2013, EOIR has been working to enhance its external data reporting by changing the way it analyzes and reports its data...

Data from April 2014 Asylum Division Quarterly Stakeholder Meeting

"The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Asylum Division invited you to its quarterly stakeholder meeting in April 2014 to discuss the work of the Asylum Division. The purpose of this engagement was to provide updates and statistics regarding the Asylum Division. During the engagement...

DACA News: Over 500K Dreamers Granted Deportation Deferral, Work Authorization

"Some 550,000 young undocumented immigrants have received temporary protection from deportation and work authorization since President Barack Obama created the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program in June 2012, according to new data released by US Citizenship and Immigration Services...

The Immigrant Advantage

"If you want to die a successful American, especially in the heartland, it helps to be born abroad. Statistics show that if you are born elsewhere and later acquire American citizenship, you will, on average, earn more than us native-borns, study further, marry at higher rates and divorce at lower...

2013 Natz. Stats

"Naturalization is the process by which U.S. citizenship is conferred upon foreign citizens or nationals after fulfilling the requirements established by Congress in the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA). After naturalization, foreign-born citizens enjoy nearly all the same benefits, rights...

Obama Administration Breaks Own Deportation Record

"The Obama administration in 2013 deported a record-breaking 438,421 people, including about 315,000 Mexican nationals , according to government statistics released Wednesday. The total figure is an increase of about 20,000 from 2012 and includes about 198,400 immigrants with criminal records. After...

Attempts to Dupe Immigration Agents on the Rise...If You Trust CBP's Numbers

"Hundreds of thousands of undocumented immigrants gamble their fate with human smugglers or deadly rides atop freight trains to enter Texas. Tens of thousands of others instead try a more brazen approach: handing fake documents to federal agents at ports of entry. The number of people turned away...

Links to Stats from Asylum Division Quarterly Stakeholder Meeting

"Asylum Division Quarterly Stakeholder Meeting - U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) invited you to participate in a quarterly stakeholder engagement in Washington, D.C., on Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2014, from 3 to 4:30 p.m. (EST) to provide updates from the Asylum Division and answer questions...

Frequently Requested Statistics on Immigrants and Immigration in the United States - MPI

"Immigration has a significant impact on many aspects of life in the United States, from the workforce and the classroom to communities across the country. As such, many seek to know more about those who were born abroad and now make their lives here, whether as naturalized citizens, legal permanent...

FY14 Stats Released by EOIR

"The Executive Office for Immigration Review (EOIR) today announced the release of its Fiscal Year (FY) 2014 Statistics Yearbook. The book is a representation of data that EOIR tracked and compiled during the previous fiscal year. As in previous years, the figures and tables contained within the...

USCIS Asylum Division Document Dump, May 7, 2015

USCIS, May 7, 2015 : Statistical Documents Affirmative Asylum Statistics for January, February, and March 2015 NACARA Statistics for January, February, and March 2015 Credible Fear and Reasonable Fear Statistics - March 2015 Syria Stats (1993 to Q2 FY2015) Credible Fear and Reasonable...

CA7 on FOIA, H-1B Stats: Rubman v. USCIS

"H-1B visas allow U.S. companies to hire noncitizen workers with specialized skills. The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (“CIS”), an agency within the Department of Homeland Security (“DHS”), is responsible for their issuance. David Rubman sent CIS a request...

Latest ICE Foreign Student and Exchange Visitor Stats: Aug. 2015

HIGHLIGHTS GENERAL DATA • There are currently 1.05 million F & M students studying in the United States. • There are currently 244,766 J-1 exchange visitors in the United States. • There are 8,887 U.S. schools certified by SEVP to enroll international students. • Seventy-seven...

Links to Latest (Sept. 2015) Asylum Stats from USCIS

USCIS, Dec. 8, 2015 - Statistical Documents Affirmative Asylum Stats - July 2015 (PDF) Affirmative Asylum Stats - August 2015 (PDF) Affirmative Asylum Stats - September 2015 (PDF) Credible Fear and Reasonable Fear Nationality Reports - FY15 (PDF) Credible Fear Workload Report Summary...

Latest USCIS Asylum Office Stats (Posted 2/4/16)

USCIS, Feb. 4, 2016 - Statistical Documents Asylum Office Workload - October 2015 (PDF) Asylum Office Workload - November 2015 (PDF) Asylum Office Workload - December 2015 (PDF) NACARA Cumulative Report June 1999 - October 2015 (PDF) NACARA Cumulative Report June 1999 - November 2015 ...

EOIR Releases FY 2015 Statistics Yearbook

EOIR, Apr. 8, 2016 - "The Executive Office for Immigration Review (EOIR) today announced that it has released its Fiscal Year (FY) 2015 Statistics Yearbook. The FY 2015 Statistics Yearbook is a compilation of data that examines respondents’ cases by nationality, language, and disposition,...

USCIS Asylum Division Latest Stats (May 6, 2016)

Links from the Asylum Division Quarterly Stakeholder Meeting, Friday, May 6, 2016 - Meeting Invitation (PDF) Statistical Documents Affirmative Asylum Statistics - January 2016 (PDF) Affirmative Asylum Statistics - February 2016 (PDF) Affirmative Asylum Statistics - March 2016 (PDF) Credible...

Recent USCIS Asylum Division Statistics (Nov. 1, 2016)

USCIS, Nov. 1, 2016 Statistical Documents Affirmative Asylum Statistics - July 2016 (PDF) Affirmative Asylum Statistics - August 2016 (PDF) Affirmative Asylum Statistics - September 2016 (PDF) Credible Fear and Reasonable Fear Statistics and Nationality Report (PDF) Credible Fear Workload Report...