Know the News

September 2006
Weekly Reader News - Edition 3;9/22/2006, Vol. 76 Issue 3, p4
A multiple choice quiz related to the population and immigrants in the U.S. is presented.


Related Articles

  • Immigrants transforming language landscape.  // Infomat: A Weekly Review;12/13/2002, p3 

    Reports on the increase in the number of immigrants in Canada, according to data from the 2001 Census. Estimated number of languages according to the census question on mother tongue, defined as the first language a person learned at home in childhood; Canada's third most common mother tongue;...

  • DEMOGRAPHICS.  // Crain's New York Business;7/2/2001, Vol. 17 Issue 27, p62 

    Presents graphs showing various statistics related to population demographics in New York, New York in 2001. Immigrant population; Top countries of origin for immigrants; Number of housing units for immigrants.

  • Migrants become a majority in B.C. Jenkinson, Michael // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;1/20/97, Vol. 24 Issue 6, p42 

    Discusses figures from Statistics Canada released in January 1997. Influx of immigrants to British Columbia and other parts of Canada making native-born British Columbians a minority.

  • Motives for Migration: A Study of Montana Newcomers. von Reichert, Christiane; Sylvester, James T // Montana Business Quarterly;Winter98, Vol. 36 Issue 4, p15 

    Discusses the factors that motivate immigrants to relocate to Montana. Overview of the national migration trends; Reasons for moving; Comparison from California's migration status.

  • New York, New York. Elliott, Michael // Bulletin with Newsweek;01/21/97, Vol. 116 Issue 6055, p64 

    Opinion. Argues the benefits of the presence of immigrants and their children in New York City. Figures on the increase of the immigrant population of New York City since 1970; Distribution of the origins of immigrants; Why the author supports the presence of immigrants; The ease with which...

  • 2%.  // BRW;7/1/2010, Vol. 32 Issue 25, p10 

    The article reports on the population growth in Australia for 2009, wherein 64% of the total population that reached 22.2 million were immigrants.

  • Immigration.  // World Almanac & Book of Facts;2008, p11 

    An almanac entry for the state of immigration in the U.S. is presented. There were an estimated 11.6 million illegal immigrants in the U.S. in 2006. Of that number, about 56.9% were born in Mexico. 1.3 million legal immigrants were admitted to the country in 2006. Almost a quarter, 24.5%, of the...

  • A REVOLUTION ON A PAR WITH STALIN. Field, Frank // CardLine;2006, Vol. 6 Issue 30, p70 

    BRITAIN is being transformed by the mass movement of people in and out of the country at a rate never before experienced in our history.

  • Pop Goes the Headcount. EDLIN, BOB // New Zealand Management;Feb1999, Vol. 46 Issue 1, p72 

    Calls for the New Zealand government to concentrate on convincing the nation's population to stay instead of attempting to attract more immigrants. Information on the `Population Conference'; Rationale for setting immigration targets; Population figures; Implications of migration loss;...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics