Author: jairog421

Jairo Gomez is a graphic designer and photographer from Miami, Fl currently attending Pratt Institute's extension campus PrattMWP in Utica, NY.

Statistics on Immigrants and Immigration in the United States

The United States has been the top22_immigrationnation_wdestination for international migrants since at least 1960, with one-fifth of the world’s migrants living there as of 2017. Despite its long history of immigration, the United States has oscillated between perceiving immigration as a valuable resource and as a major challenge. The 2016 election and significant actions on immigration taken by the Trump administration have further raised the issue in political and public debates. 

For my info graphic I have decided to take some key statistics of immigration within the United States and organizing it into a pleasing easy to read manner which will also incorporate the issue(s) at hand.

The Statistics are going to be pertaining to:

  • Refugees and Asylum Seekers
  • Immigration over time: TOP STATES
  • Children with immigrant parents
  • IMMIGRATION ENFORCEMENT
  • DEMOGRAPHIC, EDUCATIONAL, AND LINGUISTICS CHARACTERISTICS
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