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Mexican Immigrants in the United States

Report Author: 
Aaron Terrazas
Original Date of Publication: 
2010 Feb

Mexican Immigrants in the United States (click to view)

Source Organization: 
Migration Policy Institute

Korean Immigrants in the United States

Report Author: 
Aaron Terrazas and Cristina Batog
Original Date of Publication: 
2010 Aug

Korean Immigrants in the United States (click to view)

Like other immigrant groups, the nation's 1.0 million Korean-born are settling in larger numbers in states beyond traditional gateways like California and New York. They were the seventh-largest immigrant group in the U.S. in 2008 after Mexican, Filipino, Indian, Chinese, Vietnamese and Salvadoran immigrants. 

Source Organization: 
Migration Policy Institute

Iraqi Immigrants in the United States

Report Author: 
Aaron Terrazas
Original Date of Publication: 
2009 Mar

Iraqi Immigrants in the United States (click to view)

The number of Iraqi immigrants in the United States tripled between 1980 and 2007 to 102,000. Most of this growth occurred during the 1990s. Although the U.S. has committed to accepting increasing numbers of Iraqi refugees, the number admitted from Iraq was still below 2000 levels until 2008. 

Source Organization: 
Migration Policy Institute

Iranian Immigrants in the United States

Report Author: 
Shirin Hakimzadeh and David Dixon
Original Date of Publication: 
2006 Jun

Iranian Immigrants in the United States (click to view)

While news headlines focus on escalating tensions between Iran and the United States over Iran's nuclear energy program, less attention has been paid to the United States' Iranian-born population.  

Source Organization: 
Migration Policy Institute

Indian Immigrants in the United States

Report Author: 
Aaron Terrazas and Cristina Batog
Original Date of Publication: 
2010 Jun

Indian Immigrants in the United States (click to view)

The United States is home to about 1.6 million Indian immigrants, making them the third-largest immigrant group. In addition, people with Indian ancestry have also immigrated to the U.S. from the Caribbean, East Africa, Canada and the U.K. 

Source Organization: 
Migration Policy Institute

The Foreign-born Hmong in the United States

Report Author: 
Jennifer Yau
Original Date of Publication: 
2005 Jan

The Foreign-born Hmong in the United States (click to view)

The summer of 2004 marked the beginning of the latest refugee wave from the US Cold War involvement in Indochina. More than 15,000 Hmong refugees from Laos, who have spent years in Thailand, were being resettled in the U.S.  

Source Organization: 
Migration Policy Institute

Caribbean Immigrants in the United States

Report Author: 
Kristen McCabe
Original Date of Publication: 
2011 Apr

Caribbean Immigrants in the United States (click to view)

Source Organization: 
Migration Policy Institute

Haitian Immigrants in the United States

Report Author: 
Aaron Terrazas
Original Date of Publication: 
2010 Jan

Haitian Immigrants in the United States (click to view)

Source Organization: 
Migration Policy Institute

Characteristics of the European Born in the United States

Report Author: 
David Dixon
Original Date of Publication: 
2005 Feb

Characteristics of the European Born in the United States (click to view)

Source Organization: 
Migration Policy Institute

Dominican Immigrants in the United States

Report Author: 
Elizabeth Grieco
Original Date of Publication: 
2004 Oct

Dominican Immigrants in the United States (click to view)

Source Organization: 
Migration Policy Institute
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