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Table 8. Persons Obtaining Lawful Permanent Resident Status By Sex, Age, Marital Status, And Occupation: Fiscal Year 2014

The 2014 Yearbook of Immigration Statistics is a compendium of tables that provide data on foreign nationals who are granted lawful permanent residence (i.e., immigrants who receive a “green card”), admitted as temporary nonimmigrants, granted asylum or refugee status, or are naturalized. The Yearbook also presents data on immigration enforcement actions, including apprehensions and arrests, removals, and returns.

Persons Obtaining Lawful Permanent Resident Status By Age: Fiscal Year 2014
Characteristic Total Male Female Unknown
   Total 1,016,518 468,653 547,361 504
Under 1 year 4,170 2,116 1,979 75
1 to 4 years 33,408 17,067 16,339 2
5 to 9 years 48,935 24,993 23,942 -
10 to 14 years 57,245 29,412 27,830 3
15 to 19 years 76,376 39,288 37,083 5
20 to 24 years 93,468 41,601 51,858 9
25 to 29 years 122,327 53,452 68,872 3
30 to 34 years 132,821 61,691 71,121 9
35 to 39 years 110,482 53,666 56,811 5
40 to 44 years 86,227 39,665 46,561 1
45 to 49 years 67,919 29,997 37,918 4
50 to 54 years 53,828 22,943 30,879 6
55 to 59 years 42,640 17,420 25,219 1
60 to 64 years 33,190 13,315 19,874 1
65 to 74 years 39,084 16,208 22,873 3
75 years and over 13,996 5,805 8,191 -
Unknown 402 14 11 377

 

Persons Obtaining Lawful Permanent Resident Status By Broad Age Groups: Fiscal Year 2014
Characteristic Total Male Female Unknown
   Total 1,016,518 468,653 547,361 504
Under 16 years 156,946 80,453 76,412 81
16 to 20 years 81,718 41,529 40,184 5
21 years and over 777,452 346,657 430,754 41
Unknown 402 14 11 377

 

Persons Obtaining Lawful Permanent Resident Status By Marital Status: Fiscal Year 2014
Characteristic Total Male Female Unknown
   Total 1,016,518 468,653 547,361 504
Single 365,309 192,743 172,336 230
Married 594,216 262,385 331,616 215
Widowed 24,585 3,004 21,562 19
Divorced/separated 28,721 8,587 20,112 22
Unknown 3,687 1,934 1,735 18

 

Persons Obtaining Lawful Permanent Resident Status By Occupation: Fiscal Year 2014
Characteristic Total Male Female Unknown
   Total 1,016,518 468,653 547,361 504
Management, professional, and related occupations 118,630 75,196 43,415 19
Service occupations 50,142 29,505 20,619 18
Sales and office occupations 28,185 12,818 15,356 11
Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations 12,335 10,026 2,304 5
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations 7,337 7,169 168 -
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 39,231 30,268 8,953 10
Military 47 37 9 1
No occupation/not working outside home 478,498 174,762 303,397 339
Homemakers 132,864 5,542 127,206 116
Students or children 253,467 128,790 124,501 176
Retirees 11,086 4,846 6,238 2
Unemployed 81,081 35,584 45,452 45
Unknown 282,113 128,872 153,140 101

- Represents zero.

Source: U.S. Department of Homeland Security.

Last Published Date: November 18, 2016

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