Summary: The composition of the immigrant population by immigration status, race, ancestry and age group. Data represent a 2014-2018 average. Immigration status is estimated based on an approach developed by the Equity Research Institute.
Data Source(s): Integrated Public Use Microdata Series, IPUMS USA, University of Minnesota, www.ipums.org, 2018 American Community Survey 5-year sample.
Universe: All immigrants.
Methods: The number and percentage of the immigrant population were calculated by immigration status, race, ancestry and age group for each geography. The categories for immigration status include immigrants, undocumented immigrants, lawful permanent residents and naturalized U.S. citizens. See the methodology page for other relevant notes.
- Latinos include people of Hispanic origin of any race and all other groups exclude people of Hispanic origin.
- Data represent a 2014-2018 average.
- Immigration status is estimated using a probability model (not self-reported). See here for details.