Gallup Poll: 79% of Americans Oppose Increasing Immigration

Gallup Poll 79% of Americans Oppose Increasing Immigration


According to a recent Gallup poll the number of Americans who oppose increasing immigration levels rose to 79% while the percentage of people who want to see immigration levels increased dropped to 21%. The poll is tied with 38% of Americans wanting to decrease immigration and 38% wanting to keep it at the present level with the rest undecided.


Pew Research Center Poll: 83% of U.S. Residents Oppose Immigration Increase

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  by  Eric Ruark

The Pew report on population growth and immigration that was released on September 28, which projected that immigration would add 103 million people to the U.S. population between 2015 and 2065, accounting for 88 percent of total population growth, also contained polling data on attitudes about immigration policy.