Immigrant and U.S.-born shares of total U.S. economic output
|Total wage, salary, and
business proprietor income (2011$)
Note: All figures are in 2011 dollars. Economic output is derived from wages and salary and proprietors' income. The immigrant share is simply the total income from these sources attributable to immigrant workers and business owners. For more details, see http://www.fiscalpolicy.org/FPI_NewAmericansOnLongIsland_20120119.pdf.
Source: EPI analysis of American Community Survey (2009–2011)