Unauthorized Aliens

Congressional Research Service Estimates Unauthorized Aliens Residing in the United States

Estimates derived from the March Supplement of the U.S. Census Bureau???s Current Population Survey (CPS) indicate that the unauthorized resident alien population (commonly referred to as illegal aliens) rose from 3.2 million in 1986 to 11.2 million in 2010. Jeffrey Passel, a demographer with the Pew Hispanic Research Center, has been involved in making these estimations since he worked at the U.S. Bureau of the Census in the 1980s.

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