Thursday, April 12, 2012
[IWS] U.S. NATURALIZATIONS 2011 [12 April 2012]
IWS Documented News Service
Institute for Workplace Studies----------------- Professor Samuel B. Bacharach
School of Industrial & Labor Relations-------- Director, Institute for Workplace Studies
16 East 34th Street, 4th floor---------------------- Stuart Basefsky
New York, NY 10016 -------------------------------Director, IWS News Bureau
Office of Immigration Statistics
U.S. NATURALIZATIONS 2011 [12 April 2012]
[full-text, 4 pages]
This report presents information on the number and characteristics of foreign nationals who became American citizens during fiscal year 2011.
In 2011, the total number of persons naturalizing was 694,193 (see Table 1 and Figure 1). The leading countries of birth of new citizens were Mexico (94,783), India (45,985), the Philippines (42,520), the People’s Republic of China (32,864), and Colombia (22,693). The largest number of persons naturalizing lived in California (151,183), Florida (87,309), and New York (76,603).
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