Number of Foreign-Born Citizens in Every State

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25. Kansas
> Share of foreign-born citizens: 7.02% (total of 203,780 people)
> Share of foreign-born non-citizens: 4.40% (total of 127,777 people)
> State’s total population: 2,903,820
> Origin of largest immigrant groups: Mexico (42.28%), India (5.93%)
> No. of naturalized citizens in 2017: 3,152
> No. of green cards granted in 2017: 5,703 (or 196 per 100,000 people)

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24. Alaska
> Share of foreign-born citizens: 7.59% (total of 56,043 people)
> Share of foreign-born non-citizens: 3.28% (total of 24,207 people)
> State’s total population: 738,565
> Origin of largest immigrant groups: Philippines (31.36%), Mexico (6.85%)
> No. of naturalized citizens in 2017: 1,011
> No. of green cards granted in 2017: 1,547 (or 209 per 100,000 people)

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23. North Carolina
> Share of foreign-born citizens: 7.84% (total of 787,971 people)
> Share of foreign-born non-citizens: 4.96% (total of 498,309 people)
> State’s total population: 10,052,564
> Origin of largest immigrant groups: Mexico (30.58%), India (7.63%)
> No. of naturalized citizens in 2017: 13,890
> No. of green cards granted in 2017: 21,184 (or 211 per 100,000 people)

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22. Minnesota
> Share of foreign-born citizens: 8.17% (total of 448,397 people)
> Share of foreign-born non-citizens: 4.06% (total of 222,887 people)
> State’s total population: 5,490,726
> Origin of largest immigrant groups: Mexico (14.66%), Somalia (6.85%)
> No. of naturalized citizens in 2017: 7,834
> No. of green cards granted in 2017: 16,009 (or 292 per 100,000 people)

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21. Utah
> Share of foreign-born citizens: 8.29% (total of 248,158 people)
> Share of foreign-born non-citizens: 5.14% (total of 153,811 people)
> State’s total population: 2,993,941
> Origin of largest immigrant groups: Mexico (41.13%), China (3.79%)
> No. of naturalized citizens in 2017: 3,141
> No. of green cards granted in 2017: 6,390 (or 213 per 100,000 people)