Refugee Arrivals

For FY20 the administration further slashed refugee admission goals to an all-time low of 18,000, and instituted new categories for resettlement.

Arrivals March 1 – 6: 401

Arrivals by category for dates above:
Religious Persecution: 101
Iraqis Affiliated with the US: 1
Northern Triangle: 8
All Others: 282

FY20 Total: 6,674

Arrivals by category for FY20:
Religious Persecution: 3261
Iraqis Affiliated with the US: 71
Northern Triangle: 194
All Others: 3149

Presidential Determinations are most often broken down by region and country, and seek to ensure that those goals are set with global need in mind. For FY20. the administration has broken with tradition, and instead of setting regional goals, has created several new categories:

Through this tracker, we will hold the administration accountable to admitting 18,000 refugees in FY20.