4/28/2017 Pew Research Center
As Mexican share declined, U.S. unauthorized immigrant population fell in 2015 below recession level
There were 11 million unauthorized immigrants living in the U.S. in 2015 – a small but statistically significant decline from 2009. In addition, Mexicans for the first time may no longer make up a majority of the unauthorized immigrant population. Plus, read our updated five facts about unauthorized immigration in the U.S.