*Data source: Refugee Processing Center: Arrivals and Admissions, figures exclude Special Immigrant Visas (SIV) from Afghanistan and Iraq, and does not include Afghan Humanitarian Parolees from the 2021 evacuation.

**Immigrants comprise 10.1% total population in Georgia.

Diversity Contributions
Top Newcomer Languages
  • Dari
  • Pashto
  • Dzongkha
  • Burmese
  • French
Speak Host Country's Language
Economic Contributions
Total Immigrant Federal Taxes paid
Total Immigrant State & Local Taxes paid

*For Refugee only figures, please see New American Economy: Refugees in Georgia

Immigrant Household Income
Total Spending Power
Top 3 Fields of Labor*

Farming, Fishing, & Forestry


Construction & Extraction


Computer & Mathematical Sciences


*Top % share of the immigrant labor force in Georgia. Data source: American Immigration Council: Immigrants in Georgia.

Socio-Familial Stability
Unaccompanied Children Released to Sponsors by the State
# of Immigrant (refugee & asylee) Family Reunifications

*Data not available

Community & Educational Contributions
Immigrant Educational Attainment
  • 25.6%
    Less than High School
  • 38.8%
    High School & Some College
  • 20.9%
    Bachelor's Degree
  • 14.7%
    Graduate Degree
Naturalized Citizens
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January 31, 2023

Just as citizens in Europe and the U.K. have heroically supported displaced Ukrainians by opening up their homes or securing other housing, assisting with school enrollments, employment needs, and language learning, Americans now have the opportunity via the Sponsor Circles program to directly help newly arrived Ukrainians. The United States has committed to welcoming 100,000 Ukrainians temporarily for a period of two-years and the ability to apply for employment authorization in the U.S. as long as they have a U.S.-based sponsor to petition for them.

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