All posts tagged "migration"
Puerto Rico lost 6% of its population after Hurricane Maria
Statistics Institute director assures better healthcare system could help deter outmigration
- Posted March 9, 2018
Report: Mass Puerto Rican outmigration raising US healthcare costs
Warns that Hurricane María, island’s healthcare crisis will lead to needed sector investments
- Posted January 16, 2018
Study Finds 2014 Migration Reduced Tax Revenue by $86 Million
CAYEY, Puerto Rico – The migration of Puerto Ricans to the U.S. mainland meant a loss in tax revenue for the government of Puerto Rico estimated at about $90 million, according to an analysis by the Census...
- Posted July 12, 2016
Statistics Institute: Net Migration to US Reaches Record High
Numbers surpass Great Migration of 1950s
- Posted May 1, 2016
Cuban Migration to US Nearly Doubles in Last Quarter of 2015
Figures show about 17,000 Cubans reached U.S. from October through December
- Posted April 1, 2016
Census: 609,000 People Moved Stateside Since 2006
SAN JUAN – The Census Information Center (CIC) of the University of Puerto Rico (UPR) in Cayey reported Friday that net migration from Puerto Rico to the United States mainland has been of about 366,000 people during...
- Posted February 19, 2016
EU is Poised to Restrict Passport-free Travel
BRUSSELS – European Union countries are poised to restrict passport-free travel by invoking an emergency rule to keep some border controls for two more years because of the migration crisis and Greece’s troubles in controlling its border,...
- Posted February 12, 2016
Rep. Aponte Hernández Demands Action from U.S. Congress
SAN JUAN – New Progressive Party (PNP) Rep. José Aponte Hernández has written a column for The Hill in which he demands the U.S. Congress to act on the issue of Puerto Rico’s status this year. The...
- Posted January 9, 2016