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Population and Geography

   
     
 

New York City (NYC)
Persons Obtaining Legal Permanent Resident Status**
Fiscal Year 2000-2014

 
     
  Fiscal
Year
NYC* United
States
NYC
Percentage
of US
 
 
2014
174,714
1,016,518
17.2%
 
 
2013
168,727
990,553
17.0%
 
 
2012
180,583
1,031,631
17.5%
 
 
2011
185,261
1,062,040
17.4%
 
 
2010
187,668
1,042,625
18.0%
 
 
2009
191,518
1,130,818
16.9%
 
 
2008
181,750
1,107,126
16.4%
 
 
2007
177,447
1,052,415
16.9%
 
 
2006
226,796
1,266,129
17.9%
 
 
2005
174,385
1,122,257
15.5%
 
 
2004
138,568
957,883
14.5%
 
 
2003
117,477
703,542
16.7%
 
 
2002
154,406
1,059,356
14.6%
 
 
2001
157,400
1,058,902
14.9%
 
 
2000
132,360
841,002
15.7%
 
     
 

Notes:
*As of 2003, data for NYC reflects New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA
Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA)

 

**Lawful permanent residents (LPRs) are persons who have been granted lawful permanent residence in the United States. They are also known as "green card" recipients.


 
     
 

View Additional Population Data for NYC:
NYC Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) Population Estimates
Population Demography
Native & Foreign Born Population
Foreign-Born Population - By Birth Country
Population Characteristics: Births, Marriages, Deaths & Infant Mortality

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Source:
Department of Homeland Security - Yearbook of Immigration Statistics (Table 5)