7.8.3

Close to a million Indians immigrated to the US since 2000

Indians constitute 2.1 % of the 80.5 million immigrants who came to the county in the past 134 years.

Between 2000 and 2014, the United States issued 926,257 green cards to Indian nationals, according to a report by the US Department of Homeland Security. In comparison only 674, 221 Indians were awarded the Lawful Permanent Resident (LPR) status in the previous 160 years, from FY 1840 to FY 2000 […]

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