May 12, 2015

Share Foreign Born Among Hispanics

Date % all Hispanics % adult Hispanics
1960 13.8 25.2
1970 18.3 28.1
1980 28.3 38.7
1990 35.7 47.5
2000 40.1 54.0
2006 39.9 54.9
2007 39.8 55.0
2008 38.1 53.3
2009 37.4 52.7
2010 37.1 52.0
2011 36.2 50.7
2012 35.5 49.8
2013 35.2 49.3
2014 34.9 48.7

Source: For 1960 and 1970, see Passel and Cohn’s 2008 population projections. For 1980-2000, Pew Research Center analysis of U.S. decennial census data (5% IPUMS). For 2006-2014, Pew Research Center analysis of American Community Survey (1% IPUMS).

Pew Research Center