*Data source: Refugee Processing Center: Arrivals and Admissions, figures exclude Special Immigrant Visas (SIV) from Afghanistan and Iraq.
*Data source: Refugee Processing Center: Admissions and Arrivals
Farming, Fishing, & Forestry77.1%
Building, Grounds, Cleaning, & Maintenance61.7%
*Top % share of the immigrant labor force in California. Data source: American Immigration Council: Immigrants in California.
*Data source: Office of Refugee Resettlement
*Data not available.
- 31.9%Less than High School
- 38.5%High School & Some College
- 17.9%Bachelor's Degree
- 11.7%Graduate Degree
June 7, 2019
I can't help but be reminded of this truth, that is screaming through my exhausted body and soul today: THEIR STORY IS MY STORY.