U.S. Immigrants on Pace to Break Record


immigrantThe share of foreign-born people living in the United States is on pace to break a 125-year record within the next decade, according to a Pew Research Center report published this week.

The study found 13.7 percent of people living in the U.S. were born outside the country and that share is projected to reach a record 14.9 percent in 2025. The record was 14.8 percent in 1890.

The report, which was released to coincide with the 50th anniversary of the 1965 Immigration and Nationality Act, found immigration to be an important driver in U.S. growth, with immigrants, their children, and grandchildren making up 55 percent of the increase. Read more at The New York Times.

{Andy Heller-Matzav.com}


  1. Isn’t it typical how the US and the European states refused to take in the Jews in 1930’s 1940’s. Refused to take in an overall educated, productive and law-abiding population. Refused to take in people in mortal danger who were thrown in the above danger due to incitement and actions of numerous American and European Fords and Chamberlains. And now they don’t mind taking in the hordes who will transform America and Europe into the third world failures. Poetic justice?