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Yearbook of Immigration Statistics 2018

The 2018 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.

Yearbook tables are released as they become available. A final PDF is released in September of the following fiscal year.

In addition to the Yearbook, the Office of Immigration Statistics' Annual Flow Reports and Population Estimates provide text, tables, and charts on lawful permanent residents, refugees and asylees, nonimmigrant admissions, naturalizations, enforcement actions, and the unauthorized population. The Annual Flow Reports and Population Estimates have replaced the text chapters in earlier editions of the Yearbook.

To view the individual data tables on topics such as "lawful permanent residents," "naturalizations," or "nonimmigrant admissions," click on the underlined link next to each table title. The entire Yearbook in PDF format and corresponding Excel files are available at the bottom of this page.

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Table NumberTitle
Table 1Persons Obtaining Lawful Permanent Resident Status: Fiscal Years 1820 to 2018
Table 2*Persons Obtaining Lawful Permanent Resident Status by Region and Selected Country of Last Residence: Fiscal Years 2016 to 2018
Table 3*Persons Obtaining Lawful Permanent Resident Status by Region and Country of Birth: Fiscal Years 2016 to 2018
Table 4*Persons Obtaining Lawful Permanent Resident Status by State or Territory of Residence: Fiscal Years 2016 to 2018
Table 5Persons Obtaining Lawful Permanent Resident Status by Core Based Statistical Area (CBSA) of Residence: Fiscal Years 2016 to 2018
Table 6*Persons Obtaining Lawful Permanent Resident Status by Type and Major Class of Admission: Fiscal Years 2016 to 2018
Table 7Persons Obtaining Lawful Permanent Resident Status by Type and Detailed Class of Admission: Fiscal Year 2018
Table 8Persons Obtaining Lawful Permanent Resident Status by Sex, Age, Marital Status, and Occupation: Fiscal Year 2018
Table 9Persons Obtaining Lawful Permanent Resident Status by Broad Class of Admission and Selected Demographic Characteristics: Fiscal Year 2018
Table 10Persons Obtaining Lawful Permanent Resident Status by Broad Class of Admission and Region and Country of Birth: Fiscal Year 2018
Table 11Persons Obtaining Lawful Permanent Resident Status by Broad Class of Admission and Region and Country of Last Residence: Fiscal Year 2018
Table 12Immigrant Orphans Adopted by U.S. Citizens by Sex, Age, and Region and Country of Birth: Fiscal Year 2018
Table 13Refugee Arrivals: Fiscal Years 1980 to 2018
Table 14*Refugee Arrivals by Region and Country of Nationality: Fiscal Years 2016 to 2018
Table 15Refugee Arrivals by Relationship to Principal Applicant and Sex, Age, and Marital Status: Fiscal Year 2018
Table 16Individuals Granted Asylum Affirmatively or Defensively: Fiscal Years 1990 to 2018
Table 17*Individuals Granted Asylum Affirmatively by Region and Country of Nationality: Fiscal Years 2016 to 2018
Table 18Individuals Granted Asylum Affirmatively by Relationship to Principal Applicant and Sex, Age, and Marital Status: Fiscal Year 2018
Table 19*Individuals Granted Asylum Defensively by Region and Country of Nationality: Fiscal Years 2016 to 2018
Table 20Petitions for Naturalization Filed, Persons Naturalized, and Petitions for Naturalization Denied: Fiscal Years 1907 to 2018
Table 21*Persons Naturalized by Region and Country of Birth: Fiscal Years 2016 to 2018
Table 22*Persons Naturalized by State or Territory of Residence: Fiscal Years 2016 to 2018
Table 23*Persons Naturalized by Core Based Statistical Area (CBSA) of Residence: Fiscal Years 2016 to 2018
Table 24Persons Naturalized by Sex, Age, Marital Status, and Occupation: Fiscal Year 2018
Table 25*Nonimmigrant Admissions by Class of Admission: Fiscal Years 2016 to 2018
Table 26*Nonimmigrant Admissions (I-94 Only) by Region and Country of Citizenship: Fiscal Years 2016 to 2018
Table 27*Nonimmigrant Admissions (I-94 Only) by Region and Country of Residence: Fiscal Years 2016 to 2018
Table 28Nonimmigrant Admissions (I-94 Only) by Selected Category of Admission and Region and Country of Citizenship: Fiscal Year 2018
Table 29Nonimmigrant Admissions (I-94 Only) by Selected Category of Admission, Age, And Sex: Fiscal Year 2018
Table 30Nonimmigrant Admissions (I-94 Only) by Selected Category of Admission and State or Territory of Destination: Fiscal Year 2018
Table 31Nonimmigrant Admissions (I-94 Only) by Selected Category of Admission and Month of Arrival: Fiscal Year 2018
Table 32Nonimmigrant Temporary Worker Admissions (I-94 Only) by Region and Country of Citizenship: Fiscal Year 2018
Table 33Aliens Apprehended: Fiscal Years 1925 to 2018
Table 34*Aliens Apprehended by Region and Country of Nationality: Fiscal Years 2016 to 2018
Table 35*Aliens Apprehended by Program and Border Patrol Sector, Investigations Special Agent in Charge (SAC) Jurisdiction, and Area of Responsibility: Fiscal Years 2016 to 2018
Table 36Aliens Determined Inadmissible: Fiscal Years 2005 to 2018
Table 37*Aliens Determined Inadmissible by Region and Country of Nationality: Fiscal Years 2016 to 2018
Table 38Aliens Determined Inadmissible by Field Office: Fiscal Years 2016 to 2018
Table 39Aliens Removed or Returned: Fiscal Years 1892 to 2018
Table 40*Aliens Returned by Region and Country of Nationality: Fiscal Years 2016 to 2018
Table 41*Aliens Removed by Criminal Status and Region and Country of Nationality: Fiscal Year 2018

*Earlier years are available in pdf and Excel format below.

Attachment Ext. Size Date
Yearbook of Immigration Statistics 2018 PDF 3.08 MB 03/31/2020
Lawful Permanent Residents 2018 Data Tables ZIP 212.45 KB 12/31/2019
Lawful Permanent Residents 2018 Supplementary Data Tables ZIP 214.86 KB 06/05/2019
Refugees and Asylees 2018 Data Tables ZIP 88.09 KB 12/31/2019
Naturalizations 2018 Data Tables ZIP 80.91 KB 12/31/2019
Naturalizations 2018 Supplementary Data Tables ZIP 213.67 KB 06/27/2019
Nonimmigrant Admissions 2018 Data Tables ZIP 154.47 KB 12/31/2019
Nonimmigrant Admissions 2018 Supplementary Data Tables ZIP 176.04 KB 05/28/2019
Immigration Enforcement Actions 2018 Data Tables ZIP 169.36 KB 07/09/2019
Last Updated: 11/12/2021
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