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Table 2.I.G

Immigration
New York City (NYC) and New York State (NYS)
Persons Obtaining Legal Permanent Resident Status
2000-2012

 
     
  Year NYS NYC  
  Number Percent* Number Percent*  
 
2012
149,505
14.5
179,011
17.4
 
 
2011
148,426
14.0
183,681
17.3
 
 
2010
147,999
14.2
186,084
17.8
 
 
2009
150,722
13.3
189,849
16.8
 
 
2008
143,679
12.9
179,971
16.3
 
 
2007
136,739
13.0
175,735
16.7
 
 
2006
180,157
14.2
224,408
17.7
 
 
2005
136,815
12.2
172,832
15.4
 
 
2004
103,151
10.8
138,568
14.5
 
 
2003
89,538
12.7
117,477
16.7
 
 
2002
114,531
10.8
91,275
8.6
 
 
2001
114,116
10.7
92,361
8.7
 
 
2000
106,061
12.5
85,867
10.1
 
     
 
Notes:
As of 2003, data for NYC reflects Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA)
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-PA
*Percent of the total number of immigrants who entered the country that year.
 
     
     
 
Source:
Department of Homeland Security- Yearbook of Immigration Statistics