Immigration to the United States*

(1936-1945)


1936 -- 36,329

1937 -- 50,244

1938 -- 67,895

1939 -- 82,998

1940 -- 70,756

1941 -- 51,776

1942 -- 28,781

1943 -- 23,725

1944 -- 28,551

1945 -- 38,119



Total admitted during this period: 479,174

*Immigrant Aliens Admitted for Permanent Residence


Sources: United States Immigration & Naturalization Service 1989 Statistical Yearbook. The Nizkor Project: