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E.g., 10/17/2021
Migration Data Hub

Migration Data Hub

Chart showing unemployment data pre-pandemic and now

Use these interactive data tools to track changing trends in unemployment for U.S. workers from January 2019 into the COVID-19 pandemic. The data tools display unemployment rates for U.S.-born and immigrant workers by gender, race/ethnicity, educational attainment, and industry—and allow users to compare shifting unemployment over time between different groups.

UNHCR

Use our interactive maps and data to find out where refugees and asylum seekers originate and the countries in which they reside, as well as annual asylum applications by country of destination. Learn which countries are the leading countries of refugee resettlement, where particular refugee populations have dispersed around the world, and more.

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Learn about participation in the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program nationally and by state, as well as by top countries of origin. These data tools provide the numbers of DACA recipients at U.S. and state levels as of June 30, 2021 (the most recent data available from the federal government) and offer MPI estimates of the population that would have been eligible to apply based on the program's original rules.

Chart showing unemployment data pre-pandemic and now

Use these interactive data tools to track changing trends in unemployment for U.S. workers from January 2019 into the COVID-19 pandemic. The data tools display unemployment rates for U.S.-born and immigrant workers by gender, race/ethnicity, educational attainment, and industry—and allow users to compare shifting unemployment over time between different groups.

dacatool

Learn about participation in the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program nationally and by state, as well as by top countries of origin. These data tools provide the numbers of DACA recipients at U.S. and state levels as of June 30, 2021 (the most recent data available from the federal government) and offer MPI estimates of the population that would have been eligible to apply based on the program's original rules.

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Review U.S. Census data on immigrants and the native born based on demographics (population and country of birth, age, Hispanic origin, children/ families); language and education (English proficiency and educational attainment, languages spoken at home); workforce (immigrants' share of workers, top occupations and industries, skill underutilization of the college educated); and income (average incomes, poverty rates).
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These interactive charts visualize changing immigration patterns and characteristics of the immigrant population over time, at U.S., state, and sometimes county levels. Topics covered include: legal immigration, naturalization, refugee resettlement, and labor force trends; immigrants' countries of birth; diaspora groups; children in immigrant families; the Limited English Proficient (LEP) population; and unaccompanied children released to sponsors.

UnauthorizedTool
Use this unique data tool to learn about unauthorized immigrant populations in the U.S. and by state and for top counties. Get detailed data profiles for the United States, 41 states (plus the District of Columbia), and the 127 counties with the largest unauthorized populations. The profiles include data on countries of origin, recency of arrival, places of settlement, educational and workforce characteristics, English proficiency, health care coverage, income, and more.
Remittance Guide Logo

Remittances are among the most tangible links between migration and development, with international migrants and relatives remitting a record-high $719 billion in 2019, including $548 billion to low- and middle-income countries. The World Bank estimates overall remittances fell to $702 billion in 2020, as the COVID-19 pandemic scrambled economies. Use the interactive data tools to find global remittance flows numerically, as a share of GDP, and more.

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Use these interactive tools, data charts, and maps to learn the origins and destinations of international migrants, refugees, and asylum seekers; the current-day and historical size of the immigrant population by country of settlement; top 25 destinations for migrants; annual asylum applications and grants; and remittance sending and receipt.

International Maps Logo

Use our interactive maps to learn about international migration, including immigrant and emigrant populations by country and trends in global migration since 1960. One of these maps was referred to by a news organization as "addictive" and "a font of fun facts."

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Use our interactive maps, with the latest available data, to learn where immigrant populations, by country or region of birth, are concentrated in the United States—at state, county, and metro levels. And explore settlement patterns and concentration of various immigrant populations in the United States.