International migration, the movement of people across international boundaries, continues to be one of the most important issues of the global policy agenda for it generates enormous economic, social, and cultural implications in both sending and receiving countries. The report also acknowledges that almost one of every 10 persons living in developed countries is a migrant.
Table 4 also reports the number of immigrants from each country who arrived in or later.
Thus, the table reads as follows: For immigrants from Saudi Arabia, 72 percent arrived in or later. Countries such as Nepal 43 percentIraq 41 percentBurma 35 percentand Spain 30 percent had higher percentages of recent arrivals.
In contrast, for countries like Poland and Laos, few are recent arrivals. Table 5 shows the top sending countries in and those same countries in, and Table 5 shows that, among the top sending countries, those with the largest percentage increase in their immigrant populations in the United States from to were Saudi Arabia 93 percentBangladesh 37 percentIraq 36 percentEgypt 25 percentand Pakistan, India, and Ethiopia all 24 percent.
This compares to an overall growth rate of 6 percent during the time period. Table 6 reports six different methods using the ACS to estimate the effect of immigration on U. The first column in the table shows that between July and Julythe U.
The first three rows of Table 6 use the number of immigrants who arrived in the United States in the last four years, and are still in the country, to estimate the impact of immigration on U.
Inthere were 5.
That is, they came to the country in this time period and have not left the country. Of course, immigrants do not just add to the population by their presence in the United States. Based on the ACS, there were 3.
Not all births during the decade to immigrants where to those who arrived to Method 2 reports that of the 3. Not surprisingly, most births were to immigrants who arrived before If we add those born to new arrivals to the number of new entrants, we get 4.
The lower part of Table 6 uses net immigration instead of new arrivals to estimate the impact of immigration on population growth. As discussed in the section on deaths and outmigration, our rough estimate is that net immigration from to was 3.
This is the difference in the number arriving and the number leaving. If we add net immigration to total immigrant births during the decade it equals 7. Method 5 uses net immigration and the number of births to new immigrants for a total addition of 3.
Net immigration by itself equals It may be worth noting that growth in the immigrant population of roughly 2. For example, if we wished to allow the current level of immigration, but still wished to stabilize the U.
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