Immigration Perspectives: Jie Zong and Jeanne Batalova

“More than half of Indian immigrants in the United States obtain lawful permanent residence (also known as receiving a “green card”) through the employment-based preference. Compared to the overall foreign- and native-born populations, Indian immigrants are significantly higher educated, more likely to be employed, and have a higher household income.”

-Jie Zong and Jeanne Batalova

Jie Zong is a Research Assistant at the Migration Policy Institute.

Jeanne Batalova is a Senior Policy Analyst at the Migration Policy Institute and Manager of the Migration Policy Institute Data Hub.

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