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How many undocumented immigrants there really are, and why the number matters – Mohammad Fazel-Zarandi



Wednesday 5 December 2018, by mitsloanexperts

From Daily News How many undocumented (illegal) immigrants are there in the United States? Previous estimates put the number at around 11-12 million. These estimates are too low. That’s because they are based on surveys that ask individuals where they were born. This approach doesn’t work well for undocumented immigrants. They are hard to track down. They don’t want to be found. And if they are found and asked this question — where are you from? — they have every reason to refuse to answer or answer untruthfully. In a new study, we estimate the number of undocumented immigrants using a different approach that doesn’t rely on surveys. And we get a very different answer. We estimate that there are at least 16.7 million and most likely more than 20 million. Our approach is to estimate the inflows of undocumented immigrants (how many are entering the United States each year) and … Read More »

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