Refugee Arrivals

In May 2021, President Biden amended the FY21 refugee admissions goal, raising the cap to 62,500 and restoring regional admissions categories.

Arrivals August 1 – 31: 1,363

Arrivals by category for dates above:
Africa: 776
East Asia: 166
Europe: 20
Latin America/Caribbean: 33
Near East/South Asia: 368

Arrivals Oct. 1 – August 31: 7,637

Arrivals by category for dates above:
Africa: 4,077
East Asia: 583
Europe: 850
Latin America/Caribbean: 245
Near East/South Asia: 1,882

Through this tracker, we will hold the administration accountable to admitting 62,500 refugees in FY21.