‘Special Immigration Visa’ arrivals nationwide since 2008

Translators and others who aided the U.S. military in Iraq and Afghanistan can qualify for a special immigrant visa, along with family members. Here is a look how many special immigrant visa holders arrived in the U.S. since 2008, and their countries of origin.

 

Total ‘Special Immigration Visa’ arrivals in Maine since 2010

Note: These statistics only count arrivals who applied for and received temporary refugee aid. 2017 data are current as of August 31.

 

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