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1996 Arrivals to the U.S.

4th Quarter by World Region and Country

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4th Quarter
Country of Residence Oct. Nov. Dec. TOTAL
Western Europe 910,225 667,317 611,399 2,188,941
Andorra 118 94 64 276
Austria 15,419 12,871 12,736 41,026
Belgium 21,462 15,332 14,166 50,960
Denmark 14,755 10,737 7,243 32,735
Finland 7,601 6,929 6,909 21,439
France 85,700 63,329 56,485 205,514
Germany 197,091 139,223 131,302 467,616
Greece 4,601 4,568 6,950 16,119
Iceland 2,540 2,949 1,280 6,769
Ireland 18,502 12,051 11,371 41,924
Italy 46,573 38,554 41,187 126,314
Luxembourg 1,585 1,124 1,592 4,301
Monaco 473 390 431 1,294
Netherlands 42,287 30,230 27,879 100,396
Norway 11,650 9,563 6,692 27,905
Portugal (include Azores) 4,887 4,082 4,188 13,157
San Marino 68 66 81 215
Spain (incl.Balearic Is.) 27,575 25,378 21,785 74,738
Sweden 27,966 24,138 21,717 73,821
Switzerland 44,050 31,357 31,619 107,026
Yugoslavia 943 990 1,036 2,969
Gibraltar 115 179 63 357
Vatican City - - - 0
United Kingdom 332,534 231,367 202,790 766,691
Liechtenstein 199 154 148 501
Malta 413 387 406 1,206
Bosnia-Herzegovina 97 91 101 289
Croatia 695 923 912 2,530
Slovenia 32 6 4 42
Macedonia 294 255 262 811
Eastern Europe 30,297 30,360 27,766 88,423
Albania 257 268 240 765
Bulgaria 588 676 712 1,976
Czechoslovakia 1,399 1,027 749 3,175
Estonia 376 316 395 1,087
Hungary 4,189 3,798 3,330 11,317
Latvia 402 387 349 1,138
Lithuania 501 617 510 1,628
Poland 4,795 5,640 4,400 14,835
Romania 1,557 1,989 1,867 5,413
U.S.S.R. old code 89 39 54 182
Czech Republic 3,213 2,380 1,614 7,207
Slovakia (Czech.) 1,317 1,325 806 3,448
Armenia 327 336 429 1,092
Azerbaijan 53 54 69 176
Belarus 247 270 255 772
Georgia 210 238 195 643
Kazakhstan 197 130 130 457
Kyrgyzstan 40 55 51 146
Moldovia 63 54 59 176
Russia 8,891 9,350 9,988 28,229
Tajikistan 10 12 17 39
Turkmenistan (U.S.S.R.) 15 9 17 41
Ukraine 1,341 1,189 1,333 3,863
Uzbekistan (U.S.S.R.) 220 201 197 618
ASIA 600,230 556,933 622,694 1,779,857
Kampuchea 261 248 251 760
Laos 23 35 21 79
Hong Kong 19,324 14,697 15,760 49,781
Singapore 8,008 14,454 14,240 36,702
Macao 251 201 320 772
Brunei 90 183 333 606
Maldives 2 6 3 11
Burma 52 39 39 130
Sri Lanka 392 256 305 953
China, People's Rep. 21,478 21,275 14,640 57,393
India 12,569 9,477 7,525 29,571
Indonesia 4,847 4,160 8,796 17,803
Japan 396,953 382,143 443,951 1,223,047
Korea, South (1) 70,581 62,249 66,662 199,492
Nepal 247 209 208 664
Pakistan 2,675 2,169 1,716 6,560
Philippines 11,270 7,225 7,292 25,787
Thailand 11,208 5,116 6,110 22,434
Vietnam 397 301 321 1,019
Taiwan (Rep. of China) 33,839 24,157 24,365 82,361
Christmas Island 1 1 4 6
Cocos Islands - 1 - 1
Malaysia 4,797 7,758 9,209 21,764
Bangladesh 964 570 623 2,157
Korea, North 1 3 - 4
MIDDLE EAST 38,153 31,958 29,649 99,760
Bhutan 10 6 11 27
Yemen 179 152 88 419
Cyprus 531 455 676 1,662
Afghanistan 15 11 9 35
United Arab Emerites - - - 0
Iran 736 502 461 1,699
Iraq 29 20 11 60
Israel 19,394 15,985 16,419 51,798
Jordan 1,110 818 681 2,609
Lebanon 870 862 817 2,549
Oman 241 166 147 554
Palestein 130 177 127 434
Saudi Arabia 4,195 3,085 2,364 9,644
Syria 650 499 395 1,544
Turkey 4,183 4,174 3,652 12,009
Kuwait 1,027 1,002 873 2,902
United Arab Emirates 1,445 1,204 1,000 3,649
Qatar 228 197 170 595
Bahrain 358 268 211 837
Egypt 2,820 2,375 1,537 6,732
AFRICA 18,059 14,824 18,933 51,816
Zaire 214 124 152 490
Togo 126 98 66 290
Cameroon 140 96 66 302
Zimbabwe 401 348 458 1,207
Algeria 309 199 272 780
Comoros Islands 1 - 1 2
Madagascar 55 16 15 86
Reunion Island - 4 - 4
Djibouti/French Somaliland 14 7 6 27
Tunisia 366 326 304 996
Angola 170 154 111 435
Cape Verde Islands 115 105 62 282
Guinea-Bissau 3 1 6 10
Mozambique 31 16 21 68
Sao Tome and Principe 5 4 1 10
Western Sahara - - - 0
Lesotho 22 12 23 57
Botswana 89 72 183 344
Gambia 135 92 64 291
Ghana 642 702 458 1,802
Kenya 639 609 833 2,081
Mauritius 101 51 92 244
Nigeria 1,749 1,838 1,290 4,877
Zambia 214 180 172 566
Malawi 44 77 79 200
St. Helena Is. UK 2 - 4 6
Seychelles 24 24 17 65
Sierra Leone 125 74 80 279
Sudan 62 51 54 167
Swaziland 31 20 25 76
Uganda 160 180 128 468
Tanzania 170 144 174 488
Ethiopia 296 225 197 718
Liberia 122 130 132 384
Namibia 88 59 82 229
Eritrea 76 49 46 171
South Africa, Rep. of 8,642 6,512 11,359 26,513
Morocco 978 739 756 2,473
Burundi 10 15 5 30
Rwanda 21 8 12 41
Libya 32 11 18 61
Guinea 203 194 132 529
Central African Republic 17 6 11 34
Chad 12 3 11 26
Congo 113 106 101 320
Benin 90 36 47 173
Gabon 89 74 81 244
Ivory Coast 433 448 313 1,194
Mauritania 18 14 13 45
Niger 9 19 11 39
Senegal 546 437 290 1,273
Mali 94 106 85 285
Upper Volta 2 4 4 10
Somalia 5 3 1 9
Equatorial Guinea 4 2 9 15
OCEANIA 57,913 44,196 48,067 150,176
New Caledonia 89 88 219 396
Vanuatu 33 34 44 111
Fr.Polynesia,Tahiti,etc. 355 170 460 985
Solomon Islands 25 13 15 53
Fiji Islands 475 406 506 1,387
Kirabati 39 21 40 100
Pitcairn Islands UK - 1 - 1
Tonga 244 149 189 582
Tuvalu 3 4 4 11
Australia 43,544 34,053 37,997 115,594
Nauru 40 18 23 81
New Zealand 12,709 8,886 8,164 29,759
Western Samoa 159 155 128 442
Papua New Guinea 141 117 218 476
Cook Islands 48 72 38 158
Wallis and Futuna 6 8 20 34
Niue 3 1 2 6
CARIBBEAN 96,719 96,301 92,836 285,856
St. Pierre/Miquelon, FR 4 2 11 17
Guadeloupe Is. 684 692 996 2,372
Netherlands Antilles 3,593 2,768 2,636 8,997
Bermuda 487 377 278 1,142
Martinique 676 625 825 2,126
Bahamas 25,829 28,192 26,408 80,429
Barbados 4,915 5,036 4,289 14,240
Jamaica 15,626 16,630 17,742 49,998
Trinidad/Tobago 6,788 6,777 7,044 20,609
Antigua/ Barbuda 1,804 2,192 2,396 6,392
Dominica 1,274 1,313 1,131 3,718
Grenada 553 492 537 1,582
Montserrat 144 118 290 552
St. Kitts 778 1,005 837 2,620
St. Lucia 1,104 1,204 990 3,298
St. Vincent/Grenadines 419 350 290 1,059
British Virgin Is. 1,946 1,761 2,114 5,821
Cayman Islands 4,543 4,649 3,908 13,100
Turks/Caicos Islands 874 981 1,218 3,073
Anguilla 337 290 297 924
Aruba 3,316 1,916 1,894 7,126
Cuba 397 323 301 1,021
Dominican Republic 16,566 14,852 12,857 44,275
Haiti 4,062 3,756 3,547 11,365
CENTRAL AMERICA 45,492 56,623 54,945 157,060
Costa Rica 10,883 10,817 15,567 37,267
El Salvador 7,684 9,446 7,235 24,365
Guatemala 12,292 20,958 15,666 48,916
Honduras 4,251 4,915 4,162 13,328
Nicaragua 2,249 3,220 4,627 10,096
Panama 6,332 5,658 6,026 18,016
Belize 1,801 1,609 1,662 5,072
SOUTH AMERICA 222,042 189,142 243,551 654,735
French Guiana 3 8 5 16
Suriname 506 578 484 1,568
Guyana 1,374 1,306 1,054 3,734
Falkland Is 4 - 4 8
Argentina 37,392 30,392 35,240 103,024
Bolivia 2,010 2,490 2,660 7,160
Brazil 83,127 64,289 95,196 242,612
Chile 14,220 11,087 8,649 33,956
Colombia 19,784 19,928 31,159 70,871
Ecuador 8,308 7,155 6,251 21,714
Paraquay 1,363 1,267 1,401 4,031
Peru 13,938 11,501 9,233 34,672
Uruguay 4,451 3,384 3,183 11,018
Venezuela 35,562 35,757 49,032 120,351
OVERSEAS 2,019,130 1,687,654 1,749,840 5,456,624
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