Hispanic Immigrants

Asians on pace to overtake Hispanics among U.S. immigrants

Asians on pace to overtake Hispanics among U.S. immigrants

Asians are on pace to become the largest immigrant group in the the United States. Meanwhile, the share of new arrivals who are Hispanic is smaller than it was 50 years ago. And the percentage of the total U.S. population born outside this country was higher in 1890 than it is today.