Demography of Immigrant Youth: Past, Present, and Future

  title={Demography of Immigrant Youth: Past, Present, and Future},
  author={Jeffrey S. Passel},
  journal={The Future of Children},
  pages={19 - 41}
  • J. Passel
  • Published 21 July 2011
  • Economics
  • The Future of Children
Jeffrey Passel surveys demographic trends and projections in the U.S. youth population, with an emphasis on trends among immigrant youth. He traces shifts in the youth population over the past hundred years, examines population projections through 2050, and offers some observations about the likely impact of the immigrant youth population on American society.Passel provides data on the legal status of immigrant youth and their families and on their geographic distribution and concentration… 

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