ERIC Number: ED316624
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: N/A
Population Pressures Abroad and Immigration Pressures at Home.
Population Crisis Committee, Washington, DC.
This report discusses population trends abroad and their relation to immigration pressures and policies in the United States. The following sections are included: (1) "Two Major Waves of Immigration"; (2) "The U.S.--A Major Host Nation for Permanent Immigrants"; (3) "Changing Sources of Immigrants to the United States"; (4) "Current and Future Migrant Streams"; (5) "The Rise of Illegal Immigration to the United States"; (6) "Characteristics of the Top Immigrant Sending Countries"; (7) "The Pace of World Population Growth"; (8) "Age Structure's Influence on Migration"; (9) "World Labor Force Growth"; (10) "Labor Force Growth vs. Job Creation--a Case Study of Mexico; (11) "Rapid Urbanization--Further Spur to Immigration; (12) "New Immigrants to the U.S.--Where They Settle, How They Are Doing"; (13) "The Mismatch Between New U.S. Jobs and Immigrant Workers; (14) "Education and Immigration--The Case of California"; (15) "Immigration Policy and U.S. Population Size"; and (16) "U.S. Resources for Population Stabilization and Third World Development." Twenty-nine figures and two tables are included. (JS)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Population Crisis Committee, Washington, DC.
Identifiers - Location: Africa; Asia; United States