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Immigration Statistics

New Releases

Estimates of the Size and Characteristics of the Resident Nonimmigrant Population in the United States: January 2012 (view summary and full report)

This report presents estimates on the nonimmigrant resident population living in the United States on January 1, 2012.

Immigration Enforcement Actions: 2012 (view summary and full report)

This report presents information on the apprehension, detention, return, and removal of foreign nationals in Fiscal Year 2012.

Interstate Migration of Lawful Permanent Residents Who Naturalize (view summary and full report)

This fact sheet examines interstate migration among LPRs who became U.S. citizens.


Yearbook of Immigration Statistics (PDF, 120 pages - 4.5 MB)Cover of the 2011 Yearbook of Immigration Statistics
The Yearbook is a compendium of tables that provides data on foreign nationals who, during the specified fiscal year, were granted lawful permanent residence, were admitted into the United States on a temporary basis, applied for asylum or refugee status, or were naturalized. The Yearbook also presents data on immigration enforcement actions. Yearbook data tables are released as Excel files as they become available.

2004-2012 Yearbooks of Immigration Statistics

View Prior Yearbooks and Data tables


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Other Data

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Data Standards and Definitions

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Contact Us

For additional information about publications released by the Office of Immigration Statistics, write or call:

Office of Immigration Statistics
U.S. Department of Homeland Security
800 K Street NW, Suite 1000
10th Floor, Stop 0545
Washington, DC 20528-0545
(202) 786-9900

To check your application status, please visit USCIS.
To report suspicious activity, please visit Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE).

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