Latest Statistics for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals

U. S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) released the statistics for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) spanning from August 15, 2012 to November 15, 2012.

 

As the figures go, 298,834 DACA requests have been accepted, out of which 273,203 biometric services appointments are scheduled, 124,572 requests are under review, while 53, 273 requests have been approved.

 

Below are the figures as it goes.

  

DACA Process

Months*

Cumulative Totals

Aug

Sept

Oct

Nov

Intake

Accepted

36,601

104,910

113,494

43,829

298,834

Rejected

1,263

3,676

3,719

1,443

10,101

Total received

37,864

108,586

117,213

45,272

308,935

Avg. Requests per day

2,913

5,715

5,328

4,527

4,827

Biometrics

Scheduled

18,616

105,439

98,430

50,718

273,203

Case Review

Under review

0

29,552

105,648

124,572

124,572

Approved

0

1,707

26,908

24,658

53,273

 

 

 

*

 August data from Aug. 15 – Aug. 30

 September data from Sept. 1 – Sept. 30

 October data from Oct. 1 – Oct. 31

 November data from Nov. 1 – Nov. 15

 

 

Top 10 Countries of Origin

  

Countries

Received to Date

Mexico

212,514

El Salvador

13,769

Honduras

8,577

Guatemala

7,630

Peru

5,052

South Korea

4,880

Brazil

4,345

Colombia

3,856

Ecuador

3,737

Philippines

2,613

 

 

 

Top 10 States of Residence

 

Countries

Received to Date

California

81,858

Texas

47,727

New York

19,320

Florida

15,318

Illinois

13,904

North Carolina

11,138

Arizona

11,074

New Jersey

10,474

Georgia

10,206

Virginia

5,886

 

 

 

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